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Battle hymn of the tiger mother, Amy Chua

Label
Battle hymn of the tiger mother
Title
Battle hymn of the tiger mother
Statement of responsibility
Amy Chua
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Summary
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
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
377973
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chua, Amy
Dewey number
B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chua, Amy
  • Chinese American women
  • East and West
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Mothers
Target audience
adult
Label
Battle hymn of the tiger mother, Amy Chua
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-235)
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
Control code
000046627643
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
237 p.
Isbn
9781408813164
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Battle hymn of the tiger mother, Amy Chua
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-235)
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
Control code
000046627643
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
237 p.
Isbn
9781408813164
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.

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