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WATCH: Arianna Discusses How To Thrive With 'Tiger Mom' Author Amy Chua

Huff TV | Posted 06.16.2014 | Healthy Living
Huff TV

Arianna recently sat down for a discussion with Amy Chua, a professor at Yale Law School and author of the books "Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother" and...

Tiger Mom vs. Golden Retriever Mom, Which One Are You?

Amy Koko | Posted 05.13.2014 | Women
Amy Koko

Did I over-love? Did I want their road to be so smooth, so flat and effortless that I ran ahead filling in the pot holes before they hit them? Am I in fact, Golden Retriever Mom? I want to run and play and lick you when you cry and growl at anyone who dares to cross you, whether you get an A+ or a C-, or worse.

Tiger Mom vs. Brooklyn Dragon 2: The Charming of Chua's Chihuahua

Jie-Song Zhang | Posted 05.06.2014 | Media
Jie-Song Zhang

The name of "Amy Chua" was always intended to be a Trojan Horse. Controversy is as fireworks to the human society -- in its presence, the masses cannot help but look up and take notice, pupils wide with fixation and mouths agape.

What Amy Chua Didn't Tell You: Why 'The Triple Package' Is Dead Wrong

Khanh Ho | Posted 04.16.2014 | Books
Khanh Ho

I'm not here to jump on that bandwagon. I'm here to address one crucial question that Amy Chua does not consider: the uneven starting point that immigrants face when they decide to come to the United States.

What I'd Like To Tell 'Tiger Mom' Amy Chua

Sharon Greenthal | Posted 04.07.2014 | Fifty
Sharon Greenthal

All the drills, punishments, screaming, fighting, and so on cannot make someone feel passionate about something.

What Really Drives Success: Lessons For Tiger Mom

Ellen Galinsky | Posted 04.01.2014 | Parents
Ellen Galinsky

What research tells us is that it is the children who learn throughout their lives to set goals and to be held accountable for achieving those goals who thrive.

Tiger Mom vs. Brooklyn Dragon: I Hereby Challenge Amy Chua to a Barefist Kung Fu Duel

Jie-Song Zhang | Posted 03.23.2014 | Media
Jie-Song Zhang

I am curious if you have ever found a moment, undressed of your "Tiger Mom, celebrity author" costume and all of the salesmanship it entails, to sit in your natural skin as an Asian-American, and as a mother, to properly measure how the thoughts you spread might affect our community, and in particular our youth.

Tiger Mother Tells Us Which Religions Create The Most Successful People

The Huffington Post | Yasmine Hafiz | Posted 01.23.2014 | Religion

Controversial author and Yale Law professor Amy Chua gained notoriety for her tough parenting memoir "Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother," and now she's ...

Confessions of a Tiger Dad

Parag Khanna | Posted 09.30.2013 | Parents
Parag Khanna

The division of labor in parenting is changing. There are more stay-at-home dads than ever, either alternating years on/off the job with their spouses or choosing portable careers. Still, the pan-gender consensus that parenting matters more than schooling doesn't make the task easier.

Spread Your Key Idea That Turns Your Life Into an Adventure

Kare Anderson | Posted 08.28.2013 | Books
Kare Anderson

In describing how we can "build influence in a world of competing ideas," Butman suggests that we look for "iconic moments," even from childhood, where an insight grabbed hold of you and persists in your thoughts.

Who Is His Mother?

Myra Evans | Posted 07.30.2013 | Parents
Myra Evans

Last week, David Karp, the founder of Tumblr, sold his company to Yahoo. As much as I was in awe of this 26-year-old man's accomplishment, I could not help but wonder about his mother. Who was the woman that raised her son and encouraged him to drop out of high school and enter the workforce?

'Tiger Mom' & Her Critics Both Right, Study Finds

Posted 01.22.2013 | Parents

By: Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience Senior Writer Published: 01/22/2013 10:09 AM EST on LiveScience NEW ORLEANS — In 2011, Yale Law professor Am...

The 'Unschooling' Movement: Good Parenting or UNparenting?

Lorraine Devon Wilke | Posted 02.02.2013 | Parents
Lorraine Devon Wilke

The subject of parenting could possibly be the most discussed, debated, written about, studied, analyzed and frustrating practice in all of human experience.

Musical Hijinks at the 2012 San Francisco Fringe Festival

George Heymont | Posted 11.16.2012 | Arts
George Heymont

Each year's San Francisco Fringe Festival is bound to contain a few surprises. Legacy of the Tiger Mother is an intriguing one-act musical by Angela Chan and Michael Manley that isn't afraid to grab a tiger mother by the tail and whirl her around in the air.

The Next New Thing In Parenting

Lisa Belkin | Posted 09.05.2012 | Parents
Lisa Belkin

Maybe all the sniping and hair-splitting, the need to name every parental choice and write a book about it -- perhaps that was the storm before our social leap? Maybe the convergence of views means we might move on from parallel play to playing nicely with others?

Success in Parenting -- Avoiding the Happiness and Self-Esteem Traps

Ellen Galinsky | Posted 09.04.2012 | Parents
Ellen Galinsky

Adults -- teachers and parents -- need to help children understand that making mistakes is a normal part of learning.

Can You Choose Your Child's Religion?

Robin Gorman Newman | Posted 06.26.2012 | Parents
Robin Gorman Newman

What about happiness? Does diligence in the face of reluctance lead to happier adulthood? What about enjoying childhood? You're only young once.

Are You My Motherhood?

Annabelle Gurwitch | Posted 06.17.2012 | Parents
Annabelle Gurwitch

We Village Parents don't have a book out; we're too harried to write one. We don't have a catch phrase unless you count our endless mutterings of "I'm exhausted."

How to Get a Book Deal: Tiger Mom, Diet Mom and Me

Julie Gerstenblatt | Posted 06.16.2012 | Comedy
Julie Gerstenblatt

In the spirit of the "damned if you do/damned if you don't" memoir, I am determined to find my inner Tiger Mom/Diet Mom and expose her to the world.

What Does 'American Parenting' Look Like?

Nicole Brittingham Furlonge | Posted 06.05.2012 | Parents
Nicole Brittingham Furlonge

What does an "American parent" look like?

Know Thyself, Hamster Mom

Melinda Wentzel | Posted 04.22.2012 | Parents
Melinda Wentzel

I'm no Tiger Mom. In actuality, I'm more of a Hamster Mom -- fond of delicious wedges of sleep and given to cuddling (and likely coddling) my brood in lieu of demanding perfection from them 24/7.

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.

Getting to Know the Tiger Mom

Kate Fridkis | Posted 04.01.2012 | Parents
Kate Fridkis

I saw Amy Chua, the Tiger Mom, last night at the 92nd Street Y. She came off as earnest, humble, and extremely loving -- not at all the way she's been described.

Emma Gray

Tiger Mom Amy Chua Says She's 'Changed A Lot'

HuffingtonPost.com | Emma Gray | Posted 01.10.2012 | Parents

Has Tiger Mom gone soft? One year after the release of her controversial memoir, "Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother," Amy Chua is back in the spotlight,...

Arin Greenwood

Bryan Caplan, The Serenity Dad, Does Christmas

HuffingtonPost.com | Arin Greenwood | Posted 12.21.2011 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Bryan Caplan, the George Mason University economist, espouses the world's least neurotic parenting philosophy: "serenity parenting." ...