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Becoming a Tiger

How Baby Animals Learn to Live in the Wild

by Susan McCarthy

  • 104 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by HarperCollins .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Learning in animals,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • Individual Species Of Mammals,
  • Animal Behavior (Ethology),
  • Nature,
  • Life Sciences - Zoology - General,
  • Infancy,
  • Ecology,
  • Nature / Wildlife,
  • Animal behavior,
  • Wildlife,
  • Developmental - General,
  • Animal babies,
  • Animals

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages432
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9247985M
    ISBN 100066209242
    ISBN 109780066209241
    OCLC/WorldCa53901364

      Kim says she was surprised by the study’s results because the idea that Asian-American parents fit the tiger mold has become so pervasive following Chua’s book, not just among the general.   Directed by Ang Lee. With Suraj Sharma, Irrfan Khan, Adil Hussain, Tabu. A young man who survives a disaster at sea is hurtled into an epic journey of adventure and discovery. While cast away, he forms an unexpected connection with another survivor: a fearsome Bengal tiger/10(K).

      The phrase "Tiger Mom" was coined by Amy Chua in her book, 'The Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother,' in Since then, it's been used to describe . The continental tiger’s habitat extends across Asia, from the Russian Far East to mangrove forests of the Sundarbans to the Lower Mekong. For many decades, tiger populations declined precipitously as a result of habitat loss, poaching, and trade of tiger products. Their numbers reached an all-time low by the mids. In the last few years, we have been seeing signs of tiger population.

      A Clinical, Searing Memoir Of Abuse in 'Tiger, Tiger' Margaux Fragoso was 7 years old when year-old Peter Curran began abusing her — it was . The White Tiger is largely a story of self-fashioning, as Balram undergoes a transformative journey to construct his own identity. Inspired by his childhood hero, Vijay, who also rose from a humble background to achieve success in the upper.


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