“The Treasure so Precious There’s no Word for it: An Interview with Tiger Mom, Amy Chua,” in Flowers Fall, CHRONOGRAM

“The Treasure so Precious There’s no Word for it: An Interview with Tiger Mom, Amy Chua,” in Flowers Fall, CHRONOGRAM


Bethany Saltman: You write, “Happiness is not a concept I tend to dwell on. Chinese parenting does not address happiness.” Don’t you think that the kind of values you instilled in your girls is what you believe leads to happiness?

Amy Chua: You’re right. I think about happiness all the time.

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