The spirit catches you and you fall down : a Hmong child, her American doctors, and the collision of two cultures /

Discusses a sick child of Laotian immigrants whose beliefs conflict with Western medicine.

Main Author: Fadiman, Anne, 1953-
Format: Book
Published: New York : Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, Ã1997.
Physical Description: xi, 339 p. ; 25 cm.
Edition: 1st ed.
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Summary: Discusses a sick child of Laotian immigrants whose beliefs conflict with Western medicine.
Published: New York : Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, Ã1997.
Language: English
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (p. [311]-324) and index.
ISBN: 9780374525644
0374267812 (cloth : alk. paper)