The spirit catches you and you fall down : a Hmong child, her American doctors, and the collision of two cultures
- ISBN: 9780374533403
- ISBN: 0374533407
ix, 355 pages ; 21 cm
- Edition: Paperback edition.
- Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2012.
Includes new afterword by the author.
Originally published: New York : Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 1997.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||Includes bibliographical references (pages 327-340) and index.|
|Formatted Contents Note:||Birth -- Fish soup -- The spirit catches you and you fall down -- Do doctors eat brains? -- Take as directed -- High-velocity transcortical lead therapy -- Government property -- Foua and Nao Kao -- A little medicine and a little neeb -- War -- The big one -- Flight -- Code X -- The melting pot -- Gold and dross -- Why did they pick Merced? -- The eight questions -- The life or the soul -- The sacrifice.|
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