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Faraway from being the safeguard of middle-class ladies from Northern Europe, au pairing is now booming around the globe. This assortment, the 1st committed totally to analyzing the lives of au pairs, lines their reports throughout 5 continents displaying how this kind of household labour and childcare is prospering within the twenty-first century.

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