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Battle hymn of the tiger mother

Author: Amy Chua
Publisher: London [u.a.] Bloomsbury 2011
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Traces the rewards and pitfalls of a Chinese mother's exercise in extreme parenting, describing the exacting standards applied to grades, music lessons, and avoidance of Western cultural practices
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Amy Chua; Amy Chua
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Amy Chua
ISBN: 1408812673 1408813165 9781408812679 9781408813164
OCLC Number: 844927358
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-235)
Description: 237 p ill 24 cm
Contents: 1: The Chinese mother --
Sophia --
Louisa --
The Chuas --
On generational decline --
The virtuous circle --
Tiger luck --
Lulu's instrument --
The violin --
Teeth marks and bubbles --
"The little white donkey" --
The cadenza --
2: Coco --
London, Athens, Barcelona, Bombay --
Popo --
The birthday card --
Caravan to Chautauqua --
The swimming hole --
How you get to Carnegie Hall --
How you get to Carnegie Hall, part 2 --
The debut and the audition --
Blowout in Budapest --
3: Pushkin --
Rebellion --
Darkness --
Rebellion, part 2 --
Katrin --
The sack of rice --
Despair --
"Hebrew melody" --
Red square --
The symbol --
Going West --
The ending.
Responsibility: Amy Chua

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