Amy Chua

John M. Duff Jr. Professor of Law, Yale Law School; Author, Political Tribes: Group Instinct and the Fate of Nations

Amy Chua is the John M. Duff, Jr. Professor of Law at Yale Law School. She joined the Yale faculty in 2001 after practicing corporate law on Wall Street. The author of numerous books, her latest is Political Tribes: Group Instinct and the Fate of Nations. She also wrote World on Fire: How Exporting Free Market Democracy Breeds Ethnic Hatred and Global Instability and co-authored The Triple Package. Chua’s 2011 memoir Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother was an international best-seller that has been translated into 30 languages. She was named one of TIME magazine’s 100 most influential people in the world and received Yale Law School’s Best Teaching award.

Videos/Audio of Amy Chua

Humans are tribal. But in America today, the allure of tribalism takes us down one treacherous path after another.... See more
Twenty-first century parents are bombarded with parenting advice. From demanding over achievement from our children to... See more
The Yale professor, author, and outspoken mom talks about her life and family and explains her take on child-rearing—... See more