Introduction: The Many Ways to Attend a Funeral
1. The Folklife Center of International House in Philadelphia, led by Carole Boughter, conceived and organized the innovative Hmong Community Folklife and Documentation Project from 1984 to 1985 in collaboration with local Hmong leaders.
2. See Bonnie O’Connor’s analysis of the cultural dimensions of Bee’s illness and treatment in “Negotiating Clinically Workable Solutions Across Cultures: Lessons Learned,” Medicine and Health Rhode Island, December 2008, 365–368.
3. Ray L. Birdwhistell, Kinesics and Context, Essays on Body Motion Communication (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1970).
4. Bronislaw Malinowski, Argonauts of the Western Pacific (London: Routledge, 1932).
5. There ...