"What appears as discipline or “tough love” from one perspective often appears as abuse from another."
May 7, 2012 11:50 AM Subscribe
On Tiger Moms
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: "What the controversy surrounding Chua demonstrates, however inadvertently, is that parenting techniques are always grounded in basic assumptions about the way things are and what matters to us. And they are always guided by some answer to the most fundamental of ethical questions—how to live?"
Via The Point Magazine
, and, previously on Metafilter, Amy Chua's original article: Why Chinese Mothers Are Superior