Beth's Reviews > The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down: A Hmong Child, Her American Doctors, and the Collision of Two Cultures

The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down by Anne Fadiman
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Dec 08, 11

bookshelves: non-fiction, hmong-refugees
Read in November, 2011

Excellent book about the diffiulties facing a Hmong refugee family whose youngest daughter has epilepsy. The problems of language and cultural misunderdandings is portrayed very well.
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