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The new maids :

by Lutz, Helma.
Published by : Zed Books ; | Distributed in the USA exclusively by Palgrave Macmillan, (London ; | New York : | New York :) Physical details: viii, 241 p. ; 23 cm. ISBN: 1848132883 Subject(s): Women household employees --Western countries. | Women immigrants --Employment --Western countries. | Sex role and globalization. Year: 2011
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Originally published in German as: Vom Weltmarkt in den Privathaushalt : die neuen Dienstm´┐Żadchen im Zeitalter der Globalisierung. 2nd ed. Opladen ; Farmington Hills, Mich. : B. Budrich, 2008.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 209-229) and index.

New division of domestic labour -- Household as a global market for women's labour -- Domestic work and lifestyles : methods and first results -- Domestic work, a perfectly normal job? -- Exploitation or alliance of trust? Relationship work in the household -- Transnational motherhood -- Being illegal : migrant women in the globalization trap?

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