A History Of American Nursing: Trends And Eras

A History Of American Nursing: Trends And Eras

by Deborah Judd, Kathleen Sitzman, G. Megan Davis

ISBN-10: 0763759511

ISBN-13: 9780763759513

Pub. Date: 03/19/2009

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

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Table of Contents

Preface v

Chapter 1 Introduction: Seven Trends in Nursing Kathleen Sitzman 1

Chapter 2 Nursing in the American Colonies From the 1600s to the 1700s: The Influence of Past Ideas, Traditions, and Trends Kathleen Sitzman 8

Chapter 3 Prelude to Modern American Nursing: The Work of Florence Nightingale Kathleen Sitzman PhD, RN 22

Chapter 4 Nursing in the United States During the 1800s: Inspiration and Insight Lead to Nursing Reforms Kathleen Sitzman 38

Chapter 5 Nursing in the United States From 1900 to the Early 1920s: A New Century Brings Novel Ideas and Social Concerns Deborah M. Judd 60

Chapter 6 Nursing in the United States From the 1920s to the Early 1940s: Education Rather Than Training for Nurses Deborah M. Judd 94

Chapter 7 Nursing in the United States From the 1940s to the Early 1960s: Professionalism, Educational Reformation, and Acceptance of Minority Nurses Deborah M. Judd 120

Chapter 8 Nursing in the United States From the 1960s to the Early 1980s: Decades of Change-Regional Conflict, Segregation, and Specialization Deborah M. Judd 150

Chapter 9 Nursing in the United States From the 1980s to the Present: New Opportunity, Technological Advances, Nursing Autonomy and Globalization Deborah M. Judd 180

Chapter 10 Envisioning the Future of Nursing: Global Nursing, National Healthcare Reform, and Nurse Socialization Deborah M. Judd 210

Chapter 11 Information Technology and the Continued Study of Nursing History: Research Tips and Relevant Resources G. Megan Davis 236

Photographic Credits 249

Index 251

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