Xie's work on Asian-American children's school performance cited in story on parenting styles
"An 'elephant mom' stands up for the right to parent as she pleases" - Deseret News National. 12/8/2014.
What's the best parenting style -- Tiger or Elephant mother, early discipline and high expectations or support for choices? Whatever the style, the author cites a study by Amy Hsin and Yu Xie indicating that hard work may separate better school performers from the rest, and Asian-American children from whites.