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Tiger parenting does more harm than good
Tiger parenting is based on personal experiences rather than scientific research.
While Amy Chua argues that her parenting approach of "coercion" produces "stereo-typically successful kids," empirical evidence has demonstrated the opposite.
Amy Chua - who coined the term "Tiger" as a parenting style - justifies her arguments in her book based on
rather than scientific evidence. This is problematic as the lack of science reinforces stereotypes about groups.
Tiger Parents impose upon children a method of parenting without learning anything about their child and what they may or may not need, and how suitable or not that method is for them.
have been done into the benefits of tiger parenting.