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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
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chua, Amy
Dewey number
  • 306.874/3092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ759
LC item number
.C59 2011b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chua, Amy
  • Chinese American women
  • East and West
  • Mothers
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Mothers and daughters
Label
Battle hymn of the tiger mother, Amy Chua
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This edition with a new afterword published in Penguin books 2011"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
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 -- 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 -- Pushkin -- Rebellion -- Darkness -- Rebellion, part 2 -- Katrin -- The sack of rice -- Despair -- "Hebrew melody" -- Red square -- The symbol -- Going West -- The ending
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
244 p.
Isbn
9781594202841
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocn727703096
  • (OCoLC)727703096
Label
Battle hymn of the tiger mother, Amy Chua
Publication
Note
"This edition with a new afterword published in Penguin books 2011"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
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 -- 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 -- Pushkin -- Rebellion -- Darkness -- Rebellion, part 2 -- Katrin -- The sack of rice -- Despair -- "Hebrew melody" -- Red square -- The symbol -- Going West -- The ending
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
244 p.
Isbn
9781594202841
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocn727703096
  • (OCoLC)727703096

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