Philosophical and Theoretical Perspectives for Advanced Nursing Practice

Philosophical and Theoretical Perspectives for Advanced Nursing Practice

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Designed for nursing students with a high tolerance for the term metaparadigm , this textbook emphasizes the historical, philosophical, and theoretical foundation and evolution of nursing science. Topics of the 33 articles (14 of which are new) include how social, political, and economic factors influence environment; several scholars' and nurses' unique definitions of health; the paradigm shift toward a humanistic nursing science; and the interrelationships between nursing theory, research, and practice. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

Publisher: Sudbury, Mass. : Jones and Bartlett, c1999
Edition: 2nd ed
ISBN: 9780585183046
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xiii, 353 p.) : ill
Additional Contributors: Kenney, Janet W.


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