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Chinese Parenting

Bringing Up Bébé, Idonomics and the American Dream

Hoyt Hilsman | Posted 04.16.2012 | Parents
Hoyt Hilsman

The answer may not be to embrace French or Chinese parenting techniques, but as a society we need to examine our helter skelter approach to the American dream.

The Latest Parenting Book From China Causing Controversy

Lisa Belkin | Posted 02.01.2012 | Parents
Lisa Belkin

There have been Panda Dads and Hippo Moms and Koala Moms and Pussycat Mamas, and today we have an essay from a Lion Mother.

A Kitten Mother's Hymn to Chinese Parenting

Michele Somerville | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Michele Somerville

Talk of tiger mothering left me wondering: Where does training a child's soul fit in?

China May Make Adult Children Visit Their Parents

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

China's taking a new approach to elderly care. Visit your parents... or else. An early draft of amendments to China's already in place elderly care ...

What If The 'Tiger Mother' Had Joint Custody?

Alison Patton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Divorce
Alison Patton

Like most of America, I have been riveted by Amy Chua's Chinese parenting techniques described in the media over the past week. I've greedily followe...

Amy Chua Sets Off Firestorm With 'Chinese Mother' Essay

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

When Amy Chua published a list of things her children "were never allowed to do" growing up, including "attend a sleepover," "watch TV or play compute...

Amy Chua's Recipe for Disaster and the Externalized Cost of Book Sales

erin Khue Ninh | Posted 06.07.2011 | Home
erin Khue Ninh

Long after we have tired of responding to Chua's piece, it will still find its way to Asian parents like my own. Whatever we may believe of Chua now, the damage is done.

Chinese Mom's Article Controversial, But Boosting Sales Of Book | AISHA SULTAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

It is reassuring to hear that Chua is not advocating the style of parenting described in the article, although that is the argument made in the excerp...

Can American Parents Learn From Chinese Parents?

Dori Jones Yang | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education
Dori Jones Yang

After they finish fulminating, I hope American parents will see past the attention-grabbing examples and adopt what is best from the Chinese style of parenting.

Why Chinese Mothers Are Superior

The Wall Street Journal | By Amy Chua | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

A lot of people wonder how Chinese parents raise such stereotypically successful kids. They wonder what these parents do to produce so many math whizz...