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Author: Yonson Ahn

Title: Out of the Darkness

Subtitle: The Story of a 'Comfort Woman'

Journal: Indian Journal of Gender Studies

Volume: 3

Issue: 2

Year: September 1996

Pages: 225-232

ISSN: 0971-5215 – Find a Library: WordCat | eISSN: 0973-0672 – Find a Library: WordCat

Language: English

Keywords: Modern History: 20th Century | Asian History: Japanese History, Korean History | Cases: Victims / Kumha Lim; Types: Forced Prostitution / "Comfort Women"; Types: Wartime Rape / Asia-Pacific War


Link: SAGE Journals (Restricted Access)


Author: Yonson Ahn, Institut für Orientalische und Ostasiatische Philologien (Institute for Oriental and East Asian Studies), Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main (Goethe University Frankfurt) –


  Acknowledgements (p. 225)
  Introduction (p. 225)
  Kumha's Story (p. 226)
  Editor's note (p. 231)
  Notes (p. 231)

Wikipedia: History of Asia: History of Japan, History of Korea / Korea under Japanese rule | Prostitution: Forced prostitution / Comfort women | Types of rape: Wartime sexual violence | War, Pacific War / Japanese war crimes