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 Healing And Conventional Medicine

Author: Dia Cha
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780415944953
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125 Gervais, Karen G. Providing Culturally Competent Health Care to Hmong
Patients. Minnesota Medicine, 79 (5) 1996: 49-51. 126 Cheon-Klessig, Y., D. D.
Camilleri, B. J. McF.lmurry, and V. M. Ohlson. Folk Medicine in the Health
Practice of Hmong Refugees. Western Journal of Nursing Research, 10 (5) 1988:
647-60; Fadiman, Anne. 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 ...

Hmong American Concepts Of Health

Author: Dia Cha
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135944385
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125 Gervais, Karen G. Providing Culturally Competent Health Care to Hmong
Patients. Minnesota Medicine, 79 (5) 1996: 49-51. 126 Cheon-Klessig, Y., D. D.
Camilleri, B. J. McF.lmurry, and V. M. Ohlson. Folk Medicine in the Health
Practice of Hmong Refugees. Western Journal of Nursing Research, 10 (5) 1988:
647-60; Fadiman, Anne. 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 ...

Health Literacy In Primary Care

Author: Gloria G. Mayer, RN, EdD, FAAN
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780826101075
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His understanding of the condition's origins, however, contrasts sharply with that
of the baby's parents, Laotian refugees who have had their many other children
delivered at home, usually on a dirt floor. The story is told by Anne Fadiman in
her book, The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down: A Hmong Child, Her
American Doctors, and the Collision of Two Cultures (1997). Throughout the
book, Fadiman describes a series of miscommunications and frustrating
encounters between ...

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 Hmong believe that illness can be caused by a variety of sources—
including eating the wrong food, drinking contaminated water, being affected by a
change in the weather, failing to ejaculate completely during sexual intercourse,
neglecting ...

The Blue Sapphire Of The Mind

Author: Douglas E. Christie
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199986649
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Anne Fadiman, 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), 203–204. Fadiman, The Spirit Catches You and You Fall
Down, 187–188. Fadiman, The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down, 203–204.
William Dietrich, Northwest Passage: The Great Columbia River (Seattle:
University of Washington Press, 1995), 187–195. Dietrich cites an account of the
English ...

Sense And Stigma In The Gospels

Author: Louise J. Lawrence
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 019166748X
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... of an 'Epileptic'/'DemonPossessed' Boy The story 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 cross-fire between Western medicine and her indigenous culture
, ... The Spirit Catches you and you Fall Down: A Hmong Child, her American
Doctors and the Collision of Two Cultures (1997) arrestingly concludes 'that her
life was ruined by cross-cultural misunderstanding'.2 Janelle Taylor's review
article on ...

Counseling Across Cultures

Author: Paul B. Pedersen
Publisher: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 1483321681
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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 & Giroux. Geertz, C. (
1973). The interpretation of cultures. New York: Basic Books. Gone, J. P. (2011).
The red road to wellness: Cultural reclamation in a Native First Nations
community treatment center. American Journal of Community Psychology, 47,
187–202. Gone, J. P., & Calf Looking, P. e. (2011). American Indian culture as
substance abuse ...

Blinded By Humanity

Author: Martin Barber
Publisher: I.B.Tauris
ISBN: 0857738062
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2. –. thailand. 1978–81. Barber, Martin (1987) 'Resettlement in Third Countries
Versus Voluntary Repatriation' in Barry S. Levy and Daniel Susott (eds) Years of
Horror, Days of Hope: Responding to the Cambodian Refugee Crisis, New York:
Associated Faculty Press. —— (1987) ... Fadiman, Anne (1997) The Spirit
Catches You and You Fall Down: A Hmong Child, her American Doctors and the
Collision of Two Cultures, New York: Farrar, Strauss and Giroux, pp. 183–4.
Ressler ...