Are Chinese mothers superior?

iVillage Member
Registered: 05-15-2009
Are Chinese mothers superior?
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Mon, 01-10-2011 - 2:44pm

Have any of you seen this article from the Wall Street Journal?

iVillage Member
Registered: 12-31-2002
Tue, 01-11-2011 - 4:21am

Oh wow!

iVillage Member
Registered: 06-06-2002
Tue, 01-11-2011 - 8:16am

Very interesting article!

Totally agree withTulip's post.

My general view would be I see my child as a person not as an extension of me which needs to be almost forced into a shape.

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iVillage Member
Registered: 12-31-2002
Tue, 01-11-2011 - 9:01am

I really wondered if the "Chinese" parenting method, like the article hinted at, caused adults who felt they couldn't measure up/failures because they were less than perfect in every darn thing they could