Florence Nightingale Today: Healing, Leadership, Global Action / Edition 1

Florence Nightingale Today: Healing, Leadership, Global Action / Edition 1

by Barbara Dossey, Louise C. Selanders, Deva-Marie Beck
     
 

ISBN-10: 1558102205

ISBN-13: 9781558102200

Pub. Date: 02/15/2005

Publisher: Nursesbooks.org

Utilizing Nightingale's personal history, writings, and philosophy, authors Dossey, Selanders (nursing, Michigan State University), Beck (Nightingale Initiative for Global Health), and Attewell (The Florence Nightingale Museum, UK) look to revitalize the nursing profession in light of the current international crisis in health care. The first three parts of this book

Overview

Utilizing Nightingale's personal history, writings, and philosophy, authors Dossey, Selanders (nursing, Michigan State University), Beck (Nightingale Initiative for Global Health), and Attewell (The Florence Nightingale Museum, UK) look to revitalize the nursing profession in light of the current international crisis in health care. The first three parts of this book each focus on one of Nightingale's tenets: healing, leadership, and global action. Using an interpretive biographical approach, the text intertwines primary sources and life stories to give significance and relevance to Nightingale's legacy. In part four, the book provides the entire, unedited collection of her letters to nurses and the essay, "Sick-Nursing and Health Nursing." Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781558102200
Publisher:
Nursesbooks.org
Publication date:
02/15/2005
Series:
Nursing: Nursing As A Profession
Edition description:
1
Pages:
367
Product dimensions:
7.06(w) x 9.92(h) x 0.88(d)

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