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Like Paper in Fire

Politics designed to fit on a bumper sticker may not be effective in the real world.

I kept thinking that as I read Wesley Yang… mais 983 palavras

The American Scene

Neo-Fascist Review of Amy Chua’s BATTLE HYMN OF THE TIGER MOTHER

Among books I read last year were the biography of PAULINE KAEL: LIFE IN THE DARK by Brian Kellow and BATTLE HYMN OF THE TIGER MOTHER by Amy Chua. mais 186 palavras

Rag Race Author Traces Jews’ Success in the Garment Industry –and Takes on the Tiger Mom

Adam Mendelsohn talks to Sew Jewish about Jews and the garment industry, his problem with the Tiger Mom, and history’s lessons for people who want to turn sewing skills into paying careers. mais 1.318 palavras


Battle Hymn of a (Dog) Parent

I was sitting around the other day discussing goals for the future with my youngest son and my daughter. We excluded my oldest offspring deliberately from the discussion because at nineteen, he has it all figured out. mais 939 palavras

Now In The News

Success and "The Triple Package"

A seemingly un-American fact about America today is that for some groups, much more than others, upward mobility and the American dream are alive and well. mais 392 palavras

Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother by Amy Chua

Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother by Amy Chua

My rating: 5 of 5 stars

Ok I loved this book! I decided to re read it after 3 years and it still as visceral as the first time I read it. mais 144 palavras

Rated 9

Chinese mothers aren't all Tigers

Published in The Telegraph student blog 20 February 2015

When my high school English teacher saw I was disappointed with my essay grade, she remarked that I must be under a lot of pressure because of my ‘Chinese parents’. mais 139 palavras

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