Analytical essay:

"Why Chinese Mothers Are Superior" is an article about Amy Chua, who is the mother of two daughters. She tells her story about raising children in a Chinese way.

She mentions the differences between the Chinese and Western upbringing of children. Western parents are worried about hurting their children, whereas Chinese parents are more straightforward and tell things the way they are.

Western parents tend to persuade children to try to do their best, with Chinese parents pushing their children to overcome their own desire.

Amy Chua concludes that the purpose of the Chinese upbringing is to prepare them as best they can for the future. The purpose of the Western parents is to give them positive support for their path towards the future.