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Haunting the Korean Diaspora: Shame, Secrecy, and the Forgotten War

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Since the Korean War--the forgotten war--more than a million Korean women have acted as sex workers for U.S. servicemen. More than 100,000 women married GIs and moved to the United States. Haunting the Korean Diaspora explores the repressed history of emotional and physical violence between the United States and Korea and the unexamined reverberations of sexual relationshi ...more
Paperback, 232 pages
Published November 11th 2008 by Univ Of Minnesota Press (first published January 1st 2008)
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Kermit Shields
Mar 29, 2016 Kermit Shields rated it it was amazing
The book is extremely well detailed about the life of the Korean women who have suffered the physical and emotional abuse as abducted sex abusers by Japanese soldiers and as sex workers by American soldiers during the last 75 years.
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May 31, 2013 Phạm rated it it was amazing
very haunting!
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