The Resource Battle hymn of the tiger mother, Amy Chua

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
VMON
Dewey number
  • 306.874/3092
  • B
  • 305.488951073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ759
LC item number
.C59 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Battle hymn of the tiger mother, Amy Chua
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Battle hymn of the tiger mother, Amy Chua
Publication
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Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-235)
  • Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-235) -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. -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
Control code
549082
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Dimensions
25 cm.
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Extent
237 pages
Isbn
9781408812679
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010029623
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) NP549082
  • (OCoLC)635459423
  • (AuCNLKIN)000046627643
  • (OCoLC)701440654
  • 13542041

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