Nursing Theorists and Their Work / Edition 5

Nursing Theorists and Their Work / Edition 5

by Martha Raile Alligood, Martha Raile Alligood, Martha Raile Alligood
     
 

ISBN-10: 0323011934

ISBN-13: 9780323011938

Pub. Date: 11/09/2001

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

This best-selling text is the most comprehensive theory book available. It offers authoritative and up-to-date description and analyses of 28 nursing theories in a clear, concise, and consistent format. Organized into four units, Unit One provides an introduction to the terms, methods, and history of nursing theory. Unit Two presents theorists who develop philosophies

Overview

This best-selling text is the most comprehensive theory book available. It offers authoritative and up-to-date description and analyses of 28 nursing theories in a clear, concise, and consistent format. Organized into four units, Unit One provides an introduction to the terms, methods, and history of nursing theory. Unit Two presents theorists who develop philosophies of nursing, helping to define the meaning and purpose of nursing. Unit Three covers theorists who create conceptual models of grand theories of nursing, providing a comprehensive view of how nursing fulfills its purposes. Unit Four discusses middle range theorists who formulate theoretical statements to answer specific nursing questions.

FEATURES:

Discussion of 28 nursing theorists, offering students the most comprehensive coverage of any nursing theory book available. Authoritative overviews of nursing theories, reviewed and validated by the theorists themselves. Consistent presentation of each theorists' work, with each chapter organized by the following headings: Credentials and Background of the Theorists, Theoretical Sources, Use of Empirical Evidence, Major Concepts and Definitions, Major Assumptions, Theoretical Assertions, Logical Form, Acceptance by the Nursing Community, Further Development, and Critique. Clear description of the terminology, method, and history of nursing theory development. Extensive bibliographies, split into primary and secondary works, provide excellent resources for further study. Photographs and brief bibliographies of each theorist add human interest and appeal.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780323011938
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
11/09/2001
Edition description:
5TH
Pages:
672
Product dimensions:
7.42(w) x 9.22(h) x 1.08(d)

Table of Contents

Unit I: Evolution of Nursing Theories
1. Introduction to Nursing Theory: Its History, Significance and Analysis
2. History and Philosophy of Science
3. Logical Reasoning
4. Theory Development Process
5. Nursing Theorists of Historical Significance
Unit II: Philosophies
6. Florence Nightingale: Modern Nursing
7. Jean Watson: Philosophy and Science of Caring
8. Marilyn Anne Ray: Theory of Bureaucratic Caring
9. Patricia Benner: From Novice to Expert: Excellence and Power in Clinical Nursing Practice
10. Kari Martinsen: Philosophy of Caring
11. Katie Eriksson: Theory of Caritative Caring
Unit III: Nursing Models
12. Myra Estrin Levine: The Conservation Model
13. Martha E. Rogers: Unitary Human Beings
14. Dorothea E. Orem: Self-Care Deficit Theory of Nursing
15. Imogene King: Interacting Systems Framework and Middle Range Theory of Goal Attainment
16. Betty Neuman: Systems Model
17. Sister Callista Roy: Adaptation Model
18. Dorothy E. Johnson: Behavioral Systems Model
19. Anne Boykin and Savina O. Schoenhofer: Nursing as Caring: A Model for Transforming Practice
Unit IV: Nursing Theories
20. Ida Jean Orlando (Pelletier): Nursing Process Theory
21. Nola J. Pender: Health Promotion Model
22. Madeleine Leininger: Culture Care Theory of Diversity and Universality
23. Margaret A. Newman: Health as Expanding Consciousness
24. Rosemarie Rizzo Parse: Human Becoming
25. Helen C. Erickson, Evelyn M. Tomlin, and Mary Ann P. Swain: Modeling and Role-Modeling
26. Gladys L. Husted and James H. Husted: Symphonological Bioethical Theory
Unit V: Middle Range Theories
27. Ramona T. Mercer: Maternal Role Attainment – Becoming a Mother
28. Merle H. Mishel: Uncertainty in Illness Theory
29. Pamela G. Reed: Self-Transcendence Theory
30. Carolyn L. Wiener and Marylin J. Dodd: Theory of Illness Trajectory
31. Georgene Gaskill Eakes, Mary Lermann Burke, and Margaret A. Hainsworth: Theory of Chronic Sorrow
32. Phil Barker: The Tidal Model of Mental Health Recovery
33. Katharine Kolcaba: Theory of Comfort
34. Cheryl Tatano Beck: Postpartum Depression Theory
35. Kristen M. Swanson: Theory of Caring
36. Cornelia M. Ruland and Shirley M. Moore: Peaceful End of Life Theory
Unit VI: Future of Nursing Theory
37. State of the Art and Science of Nursing Theory

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