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Theoretical Basis for Nursing

Theoretical Basis for Nursing - 2nd edition

Theoretical Basis for Nursing - 2nd edition

ISBN13: 9780781762830

ISBN10: 0781762839

Theoretical Basis for Nursing by Melanie McEwen - ISBN 9780781762830
Edition: 2ND 07
Copyright: 2007
Publisher: Lippincott-Raven Publishers
Published: 2007
International: No
Theoretical Basis for Nursing by Melanie McEwen - ISBN 9780781762830

ISBN13: 9780781762830

ISBN10: 0781762839

Edition: 2ND 07

Summary

This text is the most contemporary and comprehensive Nursing Theory textbook on the market today. Written in an easily understood style, it reflects current content course needs by addressing the underlying information needed to understand and apply theory to practice. One of the most popular aspects of this text is how it presents shared theories from other disciplines such as the sociological, behavioral, and biomedical sciences and relates them to nursing practice, research, education, and administration.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Philosophy, science, and nursing p. 3
Overview of theory in nursing p. 24
Concept development : clarifying meaning of terms p. 50
Theory development : structuring conceptual relationships in nursing p. 73
Theory analysis and evaluation p. 95
Overview of grand nursing theories p. 117
Grand nursing theories based on human needs p. 132
Grand nursing theories based on interactive process p. 162
Grand nursing theories based on unitary process p. 201
Introduction to middle range nursing theories p. 224
Overview of selected middle range nursing theories p. 241
Theories from the sociologic sciences p. 273
Theories from the behavioral sciences p. 300
Theories from the biomedical sciences p. 328
Theories, models, and frameworks from administration and management p. 353
Learning theories p. 381
Application of theory in nursing practice p. 411
Application of theory in nursing research p. 434
Application of theory in nursing administration and management p. 457
Application of theory in nursing education p. 487
Future issues in nursing theory p. 508
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Theoretical Basis for Nursing by Melanie McEwen - ISBN 9781605473239
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