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Can Parents Learn from Amy Chua's "Chinese Mother" Parenting?

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An essay called "Why Chinese Mothers Are Superior," published this weekend by the Wall Street Journal by Amy Chua, a professor at Yale Law School and author, is kicking up a lot of controversy over her parenting style, which she describes as "Chinese Mother."

Chua's outlook is defined, largely, by the things her children are not permitted to do -- and the things they must do. In fact, begins the article, excerpted from her book, "Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother," by stating the things she does not permit her children to do, such as attend sleepovers or "not be the No. 1 student in every subject except gym and drama."

Read Chua's article here.

What do you think of Chua's parenting views? Do you think her methods will ensure success in kids? Let us know what you think.