The Spirit Catches You And You Fall Down

Author: Anne Fadiman
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 9781429931113
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Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award for Nonfiction When three-month-old Lia Lee Arrived at the county hospital emergency room in Merced, California, a chain of events was set in motion from which neither she nor her parents nor ...

Hmong American Concepts Of Health

Author: Dia Cha
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135944385
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The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down: A Hmong Child, Her American
Doctors, and the Collision of Two Cultures. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux,
1997; Gervais, Karen G. Providing Culturally Competent Health Care to Hmong ...

Health Literacy In Primary Care

Author: Gloria G. Mayer, RN, EdD, FAAN
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780826101075
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What they call quag dab peg in Hmong means “the sprit catches you and you fall
down” (Fadiman, 1997, p. ... book, The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down: A
Hmong Child, Her American Doctors, and the Collision of Two Cultures (1997).

Local Childhoods Global Issues

Author: Heather Montgomery
Publisher: Policy Press
ISBN: 1447305833
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Anne Fadiman Source: The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down: A Hmong
Child, Her American Doctors, and the Collision of Two Cultures, 1997; reissued
with new afterword 2012, New York, Farrar, Straus and Giroux, pp. 10–31.
Although ...

The Blue Sapphire Of The Mind

Author: Douglas E. Christie
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199986649
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Steven Feld and Keith Basso, eds., Senses of Place (Santa Fe, NM: School of
American Research Press, 1996), 4. ... The Spirit Catches You and You Fall
Down: A Hmong Child, Her American Doctors, and the Collision of Two Cultures (
New ...

Sense And Stigma In The Gospels

Author: Louise J. Lawrence
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 019166748X
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... of Lia Lee, a child of Hmong refugees from Laos who was born in California in
1982, and the condition which found her in ... The Spirit Catches you and you Fall
Down: A Hmong Child, her American Doctors and the Collision of Two Cultures ...

Radiant Truths

Author: Jeff Sharlet
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300206968
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Maybe it's unfair to include this excerpt from Anne Fadiman's The Spirit Catches
You and You Fall Down, the subtitle of ... only hint at the nuances of Fadiman's
story: A Hmong Child, Her American Doctors, and the Collision of Two Cultures.

Counseling Across Cultures

Author: Paul B. Pedersen
Publisher: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 1483321681
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Bethesda, MD: u.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Donovan, D. M. (
2005). Assessment ... The spirit catches you and you fall down: A Hmong child,
her American doctors, and the collision of two cultures. New York: Farrar, Straus ...