Human Caring Science / Edition 2

Human Caring Science / Edition 2

by Jean Watson
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1449628109

ISBN-13: 9781449628109

Pub. Date: 02/22/2011

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

Human Caring Science: A Theory of Nursing, Second Edition by renowned nurse theorist Jean Watson discusses the balance between science and caring that forms the basis of the nursing profession. Watson's Theory of Human Care draws from Western and Eastern philosophers, approaching the human care relationship as a moral concept. Further, it seeks to elucidate the

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Human Caring Science: A Theory of Nursing, Second Edition by renowned nurse theorist Jean Watson discusses the balance between science and caring that forms the basis of the nursing profession. Watson's Theory of Human Care draws from Western and Eastern philosophers, approaching the human care relationship as a moral concept. Further, it seeks to elucidate the human care process in nursing, preserve humanity and the inner life of patients, and reintroduce true caring and healing into educational and clinical practices.

Thoroughly revised and updated, each chapter provides fresh insights and contemporary thinking making it accessible to undergraduates as well as graduates and practicing nurses. This Second Edition also includes a new research chapter with the latest empirical work on assessing and measuring caring, examples of practice models, and multi-site research.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781449628109
Publisher:
Jones & Bartlett Learning
Publication date:
02/22/2011
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
122
Sales rank:
520,034
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.30(d)

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