Unfolding the "comfort women" debates modernity, violence, women's voices

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Full title: Unfolding the "comfort women" debates modernity, violence, women's voices Maki Kimura
Main author: Kimura, Maki
Format: Book           
Edition: 1. publ.


Table of Contents:
  • A question of historyThe struggle against ultra-nationalism and the entrapment of orientalism
  • Modernity, evil and violence
  • The origin of the "comfort women" system
  • Reading the testimonies
  • Listening to women's voices
  • Representation and its limits
  • Women's agency: from social stigma to survivor-activists
  • Bearing witness to unshareable pain.