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The Primacy of Caring: Stress and Coping in Health and Illness / Edition 1
     

The Primacy of Caring: Stress and Coping in Health and Illness / Edition 1

by Patricia Benner RN, Ph.D.
 

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ISBN-10: 020112002X

ISBN-13: 9780201120028

Pub. Date: 01/15/1989

Publisher: Pearson

The Primacy of Caring is unique and remarkable, not only because it eludes classification within the curricular and practice arenas of professional nursing, but also because it offers a totally new view of stress, coping, and caring. The authors define and describe the essence of nursing practice, and make visible and powerful the hidden expertise of that practice.

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The Primacy of Caring is unique and remarkable, not only because it eludes classification within the curricular and practice arenas of professional nursing, but also because it offers a totally new view of stress, coping, and caring. The authors define and describe the essence of nursing practice, and make visible and powerful the hidden expertise of that practice.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780201120028
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
01/15/1989
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
406
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

1 The Primacy of Caring.

2 On What It Is to Be a Person.

3 Phenomenological View of Stress and Coping.

4 Coping with Illness Across the Adult Lifespan.

5 Health Promotion.

6 Coping with Symptoms.

7 Coping with a Coronary Illness.

8 Coping with Cancer.

9 Coping with Neurological Illnesses.

10 Coping with Caregiving.

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