The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down: A Hmong Child, Her American Doctors, and the Collision of Two Cultures
ISBN: 0374533407
EAN13: 9780374533403
Language: English
Publication Date: April 24, 2012
Pages: 368
Dimensions: 1.10" H x 8.20" L x 5.40" W
Weight: 0.60 lbs.
Format: Paperback
Book Overview
Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award for Nonfiction, this brilliantly reported and beautifully crafted book explores the clash between a medical center in California and a Laotian refugee family over their care of a child--and the lack of understanding that led to tragedy.