Unfolding the 'comfort women' debates : modernity, violence, women's voices / Maki Kimura.

This study offers a fresh perspective on the 'comfort women' debates. It argues that the system can be understood as the mechanism of the intersectional oppression of gender, race, class and colonialism, while illuminating the importance of testimonies of victim-survivors as the site where...

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Main Author: Kimura, Maki, 1969- (Author)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, 2016.
Series:Genders and sexualities in history.
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Summary:This study offers a fresh perspective on the 'comfort women' debates. It argues that the system can be understood as the mechanism of the intersectional oppression of gender, race, class and colonialism, while illuminating the importance of testimonies of victim-survivors as the site where women recover and gain their voices and agencies.
Physical Description:1 online resource (vii, 283 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (page and index.
ISBN:9781137392510
1137392517
9781349579839
1349579831