Summary: A History of American Nursing: Trends and Erasis the first comprehensive nursing history text to be published in years. It provides a historical overview essential to developing a complete understanding of the nursing profession. For each key era of U.S. history, nursing is examined in the context of the sociopolitical climate of the day, the image of nurses, nursing education, advances in practice, war and its effect on nursing, licensure and regulation, and nursing research and its ...show more implications.From early nursing to Nightingale's influence, through two world wars to today, this text engages students in an exploration of nursing's past while connecting it to nursing practice in the present. A History of American Nursing: Trends and Erasis designed to inform and empower today's student nurses as they help to create the future of nursing. Instructor resources include PowerPoints and Nursing History Links. ...show lessEdition/Copyright: 10
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