Summary: The first of its kind, this text examines nursing ideas and theories from a historical, theoretical, and professional lens. As a foundation for socialization into the professional nursing role, the book demonstrates the contextual development of nursing as a profession, highlighting the connections between the social history of nursing and health care; the evolution of nursing theory, practice and research; and the resulting challenges of our past, present, and futur
Section One examines the critical threads in nursing ideas--gender, culture, race, community, environment, and technology. Section Two traces the history of theory development, from the philosophical underpinnings of ways of knowing in nursing, nursing science, to application of theory in nursing practice. Section Three analyzes professional practice, education, and research.
Summary: The first of its kind, this text examines nursing ideas and theories from a historical, theoretical, and professional lens. As a foundation for socialization into the professional nursing role, the book demonstrates the contextual development of nursing as a profession, highlighting the connections between the social history of nursing and health care; the evolution of nursing theory, practice and research; and the resulting challenges of our past, present, and future.
Section One examines the critical threads in nursing ideas--gender, culture, race, community, environment, and technology. Section Two traces the history of theory development, from the philosophical underpinnings of ways of knowing in nursing, nursing science, to application of theory in nursing practice. Section Three analyzes professional practice, education, and research. ...show less
Edition/Copyright:06 Cover: Paperback Publisher:Jones & Bartlett Publishers Year Published: 2006 International: No
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Section 1. Introduction
Chapter 1. The History of the Relationship Between Feminism and Nursing Chapter 2. Oppressed Group Behavior and Nursing Chapter 3. Men Nurses and Women Physicians. Exploring Masculinities and Gendered and Sexed Relations in Nursing and Medicine Chapter 4. Moving Towards a Culturally Competent Profession Chapter 5. Race, Race Relations, and the Emergence of Professional Nursing, 1870-2004 Chapter 6. Exploring Migration and Health Chapter 7. The Concept of Community in Nursing History. Its Narrative Stream Chapter 8. The Evolution of the Environment Paradigm in Nursing Chapter 9. Visible Humans, Vanishing Bodies, and Virtual Nursing. Complications of life, presence, place and identity Chapter 10. Machine Technologies and Caring in Nursing Section 2
Section 2. Introduction
Chapter 11. Fundamental Patterns of Knowing Nursing Chapter 12. Patterns of Knowing. Review, Critique, and Update Chapter 13. An Example of Personal Knowledge. Spirituality Chapter 14. What is Nursing Science? Chapter 15. Toward a Theory of Nursing Art Chapter 16. Wading Through Muddy Waters Chapter 17. Healthy Death. The Ethics of Care at the End-of-Life Chapter 18. Grief and Bereavement. Guidance for Primary Care Providers Chapter 19. Family Coping and Adaptation In Planning Support Services for Parents of Children with Chronic Disabilites Chapter 20. Common Adverse Drug Reactions in the Elderly. Application of the Neuman Systems Model and the Role of Nursing Chapter 21. Delirium in the Hospitalized Older Adult. Development of a Delirium Risk Stratification Tool Chapter 22. Providing a Framework for the Nurse-Patient Relationship. The Nursing Theory of Hildegard Peplau Chapter 23. Development and Psychometric Analysis of the Cancer Rehabilitation Questionnaire Chapter 24. Structuring Nursing Knowledge. A Priority for Creating Nursling's Future Chapter 25. A World of No Boundaries
Section 3 Introduction Chapter 26. The Long March to Professional Practice Chapter 27. Nursing Centers and the autonomy of Nursing Work Chapter 28. The Power of the Written Word. The Influence of Nursing Journals Chapter 29. Education for Entry Into Nursing Practice. Revisited for the 21st Century Chapter 30. The Elephant In Our Living Room. Associate Degree Education in Nursing Chapter 31. Advanced Practice Nursing. Moving Beyond the Basics Chapter 32. The Evolution of Doctoral Education in Nursing Chapter 33. Knowledge Development in Nursing. Our Historical Roots and Future Opportunities Chapter 34. Reflective Practice. Empowering Nursing Knowledge Chapter 35. Reclaiming Spirituality in Nursing Chapter 36. Nursing as a Context for Alternative/Complimentary Modalities Chapter 37. The Role of the Code of Ethics in Nursling's Disciplinary Knowledge Chapter 38. Contributions of the Professional, Public, and Private Sectors in Promoting Patient Safety Chapter 39. The Nursing Shortage. Solutions for the Short and Long Term Chapter 40. Nightingale's Passion for Advocacy. Local to Global
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