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.Table of ContentsTitle PageCopyright PageDedicationPart OneChapter 1 - The Chinese MotherChapter 2 - SophiaChapter 3 - LouisaChapter 4 - The ChuasChapter 5 - On Generational DeclineChapter 6 - The Virtuous CircleChapter 7 - Tiger LuckChapter 8 - Lulu’s InstrumentChapter 9 - The ViolinChapter 10 - Teeth Marks and BubblesChapter 11 - “The Little White Donkey”Chapter 12 - The CadenzaPart TwoChapter 13 - CocoChapter 14 - London, Athens, Barcelona, BombayChapter 15 - PopoChapter 16 - The Birthday CardChapter 17 - Caravan to ChautauquaChapter 18 - The Swimming HoleChapter 19 - How You Get to Carnegie HallChapter 20 - How You Get to Carnegie Hall, Part 2Chapter 21 - The Debut and the AuditionChapter 22 - Blowout in BudapestPart ThreeChapter 23 - PushkinChapter 24 - RebellionChapter 25 - DarknessChapter 26 - Rebellion, Part 2Chapter 27 - KatrinChapter 28 - The Sack of RiceChapter 29 - DespairChapter 30 - “Hebrew Melody”Chapter 31 - Red SquareChapter 32 - The SymbolChapter 33 - Going WestChapter 34 - The EndingCodaAcknowledgementsNotesAbout the AuthorALSO BY AMY CHUADay of Empire: How Hyperpowers Rise to Global Dominance—and Why They FallWorld on Fire: How Exporting Free Market DemocracyBreeds Ethnic Hatred and Global InstabilityTHE PENGUIN PRESSPublished by the Penguin GroupPenguin Group (USA) Inc., 375 Hudson Street, New York, New York 10014, U.S.A.Penguin Group (Canada), 90 Eglinton Avenue East, Suite 700, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M4P 2Y3 (a division of Pearson Penguin Canada Inc.) Penguin Books Ltd, 80 Strand, London W C2R 0RL, EnglandPenguin Ireland, 25 St.Stephen’s Green, Dublin 2, Ireland (a division of Penguin Books Ltd) Penguin Books Australia Ltd, 250 Camberwell Road, Camberwell, Victoria 3124, Australia (a division of Pearson Australia Group Pty Ltd) Penguin Books India Pvt Ltd, 11 Community Centre, Panchsheel Park, New Delhi - 110 017, India Penguin Group (NZ), 67 Apollo Drive, Rosedale, North Shore 0632, New Zealand (a division of Pearson New Zealand Ltd) Penguin Books (South Africa) (Pty) Ltd, 24 Sturdee Avenue, Rosebank, Johannesburg 2196, South AfricaPenguin Books Ltd, Registered Offices: 80 Strand, London WC2R 0RL, EnglandFirst published in 2011 by The Penguin Press, a member of Penguin Group (USA) Inc.Copyright © Amy Chua, 2011All rights reservedPortions of Chapter Four first appeared as “On Becoming American” in Defining a Nation: Our America and the Sources of Its Strength, edited by David Halberstam (National Geographic, 2003).Photograph creditsBachrach Photography: page 30© Susan Bradley Photography: 168Peter Z.Mahakian: 216, 223All other photographs from the author’s family collection.LIBRARY OF CONGRESS CATALOGING IN PUBLICATION DATAChua, Amy.Battle hymn of the tiger mother / Amy bibliographical references.eISBN: 97811014796291.Chua, Amy.2.Mothers-United States-Biography.3.Chinese American women-Biography.4.Mothers and daughters-China.5.Mothers and daughters-United States.I.Title.HQ759.C59 2011306.874’3092—dc22[B] 2010029623Without limiting the rights under copyright reserved above, no part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in or introduced into a retrieval system, or transmitted, in any form or by any means (electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording or otherwise), without the prior written permission of both the copyright owner and the above publisher of this book.The scanning, uploading, and distribution of this book via the Internet or via any other means without the permission of the publisher is illegal and punishable by law.Please purchase only authorized electronic editions and do not participate in or encourage electronic piracy of copyrightable materials.Your support of the author’s rights is appreciated.http://us.penguingroup.comFor Sophia and LouisaAnd for KatrinThis is a story about a mother, two daughters, and two dogs.It’s also about Mozart and Mendelssohn, the piano and the violin, and how we made it to Carnegie Hall.This was supposed to be a story of how Chinese parents are better at raising kids than Western ones.But instead, it’s about a bitter clash of cultures, a fleeting taste of glory, and how I was humbled by a thirteen-year-old.Part OneThe Tiger, the living symbol of strength and power, generally inspires fear and respect.1The Chinese MotherA lot of people wonder how Chinese parents raise such stereo-typically successful kids.They wonder what these parents do to produce so many math whizzes and music prodigies, what it’s like inside the family, and whether they could do it too.Well, I can tell them, because I’ve done it [ Pobierz całość w formacie PDF ]

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