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Author Johnson, Akemi, author.

Title Night in the American village : women in the shadow of the U.S. military bases in Okinawa / Akemi Johnson.

Publication Info. New York, NY : New Press, 2019.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    305.4095 JOH    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Description 321 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Rina -- Eve -- Ashley -- Sachiko -- Arisa -- Suzuyo -- Daisy -- Miyo -- Kiki -- Chie -- Ai.
Summary "An examination of the complex relationship between the women living near the U.S. base in Okinawa and the servicemen who are stationed there." --Provided by publisher.
Subject Military bases, American -- Social aspects -- Japan -- Okinawa-ken.
Women and the military -- Japan -- Okinawa-shi (Japan).
Soldiers -- Sexual behavior -- United States.
Women -- Japan -- Okinawa-shi -- Social conditions.
Women -- Japan -- Okinawa-shi -- Interviews.
Prostitution -- Japan -- Okinawa-shi.
Sex crimes -- Japan -- Okinawa-shi -- Anecdotes.
Added Title Women in the shadow of the U.S. military bases in Okinawa
ISBN 9781620973318 (hc : alk. paper) $27.99
1620973316 : $27.99

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