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Speaker: Yonson Ahn

Title: Making a "Fallen" Woman

Subtitle: Femininity and "Military Sex Slaves"

Conference: Women's Worlds 2005. 9th International Interdisciplinary Congress on Women: Embracing the Earth: East/West, North/South (June 19-24, 2005)

Session: P0412-PS1212: Feminist Interpretation of the Japanese Military Sexual Slavery

Place: Ewha Womans University, Seoul, South Korea

Date: June 23, 2005

Language: English

Keywords: Modern History: 20th Century | Asian History: Japanese History | Types: Forced Prostitution / "Comfort Women"; Types: Wartime Sexual Violence / Asia-Pacific War


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

Wikipedia: History of Asia: History of Japan / Shōwa period | Prostitution: Forced prostitution / Comfort women | Sexual violence: Types of rape / Wartime sexual violence | War: Pacific War / Japanese war crimes