The true story of a Hmong child with epilepsy, her American doctors and the collision of two cultures. Winner of the National Book Circle Award for Nonfiction in the US.
The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down
by A. Fadiman
Farrar, Straus and Giroux, New York, 2014
Categories: Cultural and linguistic diversity, Population Groups
Subjects: Cultural aspects, Decision making, Doctor patient relationship, Personal experiences
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