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

Author
Fadiman, Anne, 1953- author.

Edition
1st pbk. ed.

Publication Information
[S.l. : s.n.] 1998.

Physical Description
10 books (ix, 341 p.) in a bag ; 15 x 17 x 5 cm. + 1 folder.

Series
Instant book club.

General Note
A cloth bag containing ten copies of the title and a folder with miscellaneous notes, discussion questions, biographical information, and reading lists to assist book group discussion leaders.

Contents
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.

Subject Term
Transcultural medical care -- California -- Case studies.
 
Hmong American children -- Medical care -- California.
 
Hmong Americans -- Medicine.
 
Intercultural communication.
 
Epilepsy in children.
 
Epilepsy -- Child.

Local Subject
Book club kit collection.


LibraryMaterial TypeCall NumberItem AvailableCopiesStatus
Hardwood Creek Library (Forest Lake)Book club kitKT 306.461 FAD01Checked Out