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By Maya Thiagarajan

"Beyond the Tiger Mom is a superb book—hard-hitting and brutally sincere but additionally balanced, insightful, and funny." —Amy Chua, writer of Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mom

Dispel the hype and myths approximately Asian parenting and discover the sensible with this potent parenting guide.

  • aid your baby in attaining greatest educational potential
  • teach your baby to extend his or her recognition span
  • locate the precise stability among paintings and play
  • aid your baby see failure as a studying experience
  • the best way to bring up tech-healthy kids

How do Asian mom and dad top their little ones for fulfillment from a tender age? Why do Asian childrens accomplish that good in math and technological know-how? what's the distinction among an Asian upbringing and a Western one? Why perform a little Asian moms see themselves as "tiger mothers" whereas others shun the label? How do Asian mom and dad take care of their kid's mess ups? Is it occasionally sturdy for kids to fail?

These are only some of the compelling questions posed and spoke back during this attention-grabbing new parenting ebook by way of educator Maya Thiagarajan as she examines the stereotypes and is going underneath the skin to discover what rather occurs in Asian families. How do Asian mom and dad take into consideration youth, kinfolk and education—and what can Western mom and dad examine from them?

Through interviews with countless numbers of Asian mom and dad and children, Thiagarajan bargains a close examine their values, hopes, fears and parenting types. Woven into this narrative are her personal reflections on instructing and parenting in Asia and the West. Thiagarajan synthesizes an intensive physique of analysis to supply available and useful instructions for folks. each one bankruptcy ends with a "How To" component to particular assistance for Asian and Western mom and dad to help their kid's academic improvement either in and out the classroom.

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