Called to Care: A Christian Worldview for Nursing / Edition 2

Called to Care: A Christian Worldview for Nursing / Edition 2

by Judith Allen Shelly, Arlene B. Miller
     
 

Judith Allen Shelly and Arlene B. Miller write from a historically and theologically grounded understanding of nursing as a vocation. They give nurses a framework for understanding and living out that vocation: service to God through caring for others.See more details below

Overview

Judith Allen Shelly and Arlene B. Miller write from a historically and theologically grounded understanding of nursing as a vocation. They give nurses a framework for understanding and living out that vocation: service to God through caring for others.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780830827657
Publisher:
InterVarsity Press
Publication date:
01/26/2006
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
304
Sales rank:
118,450
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Preface to the Second EditionPart One: Introduction--Why Care?
1. Caring & the Christian Story
2. Revolution in the Nursing Paradigm
3. A Christian Worldview for NursingPart Two: The Person--Caring in Relationship
4. What Does It Mean to Be Human?
5. The Person as a Spiritual Being
6. The Person as a Cultural BeingPart Three: The Environment--Context for Care
7. The Seen Environment
8. The Unseen Environment
9. A Storied EnvironmentPart Four: Health--Outcomes of Care
10. Working Toward Shalom
11. Hope in Suffering
12. The Paradox of DeathPart Five: Nursing--Practice of Care
13. Nursing as Christian Caring
14. Spiritual Care
15. Looking to the Future
Appendix: Guidelines for Evaluating Alternative Therapies

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