Amy Chua Debates the "Serenity Parenting" Author




From the Guardian.Co.Uk

Yale law professor, and mother of two girls, Amy Chua gave the world a new type of mother role model in her memoir Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother: someone who insisted on several hours of music practice every day, banned sleepovers and wasn’t happy with anything less than an A+ for schoolwork. Bryan Caplan, economics professor and father-of-three, whose new book says nature will always win over nurture, is an exponent of “serenity parenting”, the belief that parents should stop hothousing their children. Can either of them change the other’s mind?

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