Hermione Hoby

For Hermione Hoby's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:

'Tiger mom' author stokes controversy with latest trope

Jan 12, 2014

'Tiger mom' author stokes controversy with latest trope

Almost exactly three years ago, the Wall Street Journal published an excerpt from a book that remains its most commented article of all time. Under the fiery title, “Why Chinese Mothers Are Superior,” Yale law professor Amy Chua set out a manifesto for motherhood ...