1.12.2011

read these blogs: superior chinese mom edition

Tired of you, Amy Chua. But here are some of the various reactions to her now infamous "Why Chinese Mothers Are Superior" piece in the Wall Street Journal. Don't know if you've heard, but it kind of struck a nerve.

8 Asians :
Looking Into the Future: Amy Chua’s Parenting Style

Adventures in Multicultural Living:
There are other ways of being a Chinese mother than Amy Chua's Tiger Mother

The Antisocial Ladder:
Someone Put Tiger Mother Back in her Classist Cage

The Atlantic - Julianne Hing :
Thoughts From the Daughter of a Chinese Mother

bigWOWO:
Amy Chua: Chinese Conceit, Chinese Ignorance, and the $24,000 question

Got This Blog On Lok:
I'm a Chinese Parent, Raised by Chinese Parents...

Hyphen:
'Why Chinese Mothers Are Superior': We'll See

Jen Kwok:
Amy Chua is Not Superior

K-12 News Network:
Dear Asian America: Forget Chua’s Book, This is Our "It Gets Better" Moment

More Than Serving Tea:
Why I Would Never Claim to Be Superior, Especially As a Mother

Nikkei View:
A Chinese mother explains why being a hard-ass Asian parent is better for your kids than Western coddling

Quora - Christine Lu:
Is Amy Chua right when she explains "Why Chinese Mothers Are Superior" in an op/ed in the Wall Street Journal?

Resist racism:
P.S. You suck

Sepia Mutiny:
Why Desi Mothers are Superior (Or Not)

Slate - Nina Shen-Rastogi:
What Kind of Chinese Mother is Amy Chua?

You Offend Me You Offend My Family - Elaine:
Double Happiness: Why Amy Chua is The Panda Express of Chinese Moms

You Offend Me You Offend My Family - Philip:
In Defense of Amy Chua a.k.a. MILF-y, Angry, Overachieving Chinese Mother

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