Beyond the Tiger Mom: East-West Parenting for the Global Age by Maya Thiagarajan

By Maya Thiagarajan

"Beyond the Tiger Mom is an excellent book—hard-hitting and brutally sincere but in addition 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 achieving greatest educational potential
  • teach your baby to extend his or her awareness span
  • locate the ideal stability among paintings and play
  • aid your baby see failure as a studying experience
  • the way to increase tech-healthy kids

How do Asian mom and dad best their childrens for fulfillment from a tender age? Why do Asian little ones 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 solid for kids to fail?

These are only the various compelling questions posed and spoke back during this attention-grabbing new parenting ebook via educator Maya Thiagarajan as she examines the stereotypes and is going underneath the skin to discover what particularly occurs in Asian families. How do Asian mom and dad take into consideration adolescence, relatives and education—and what can Western mom and dad study from them?

Through interviews with 1000s of Asian mom and dad and children, Thiagarajan deals 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 study to supply available and useful instructions for folks. each one bankruptcy ends with a "How To" portion of particular information for Asian and Western mom and dad to assist their kid's academic improvement either in and out the classroom.

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