Philosophical and Theoretical Perspectives for Advanced Nursing Practice / Edition 3

Philosophical and Theoretical Perspectives for Advanced Nursing Practice / Edition 3

by Janet W. W. Kenney, Janet W. Kenney, William Cody
     
 

ISBN-10: 0763718580

ISBN-13: 9780763718589

Pub. Date: 09/01/2001

Publisher: Jones & Barlett Learning

Now in its third edition, Philosophical and Theoretical Perspectives for Advanced Nursing Practice has established itself as one of the few texts that successfully explores the healthy discourse surrounding nursing theory, research, and practice. A collection of 26 classic and contemporary articles selected by Janet Kenney, the text is divided into six parts…  See more details below

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Now in its third edition, Philosophical and Theoretical Perspectives for Advanced Nursing Practice has established itself as one of the few texts that successfully explores the healthy discourse surrounding nursing theory, research, and practice. A collection of 26 classic and contemporary articles selected by Janet Kenney, the text is divided into six parts that address the discipline and the development of nursing knowledge; the history and evolution of nursing science; the concepts of the metaparadigm; contemporary perspectives of nursing; and the interrelationships between nursing theory, research, and practice.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780763718589
Publisher:
Jones & Barlett Learning
Publication date:
09/01/2001
Series:
Academic Textbooks Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Authors / Contributors
Pt. IThe Nursing Discipline and Develop of Knowledge1
1Structuring Nursing Knowledge: A Priority for Creating Nursing's Future5
2The Discipline of Nursing10
3Fundamental Patterns of Knowing in Nursing22
4Multiple Paradigms of Nursing Science31
5Aspects of "Reality" and Ways of Knowing in Nursing: In Search of an Integrating Paradigm47
Pt. IIHistory and Evolution of Nursing Science57
6Professionalism and the Evolution of Nursing as a Discipline: A Feminist Perspective61
7Debunking Myths in Nursing Theory and Research
8What Constitutes Nursing Science85
9Nursing Science in the Global Community89
Pt. IIINursing's Metaparadigm: Conceptualization of Nursing and Health99
10Nursing and the Next Millennium103
11Nursing: The Ontology of the Discipline115
12A Dialectical Examination of Nursing Art123
13Relational Narrative: The Postmodern Turn of Nursing Ethics137
14Expressing Health through Lifestyle Patterns149
15Being and Becoming Healthy: The Core of Nursing Knowledge161
Pt. IVNursing's Metaparadigm: Conceptualization of Client and Environment173
16An Integrative Framework for Conceptualizing Clients: A Proposal for a Nursing Perspective in the New Century177
17Thinking Upstream: Nurturing a Conceptual Understanding of the Societal Context of Health Behavior185
18Environmental Paradigms: Moving Toward an Ecocentric Perspective193
Pt. VContemporary Perspectives of Nursing203
19The State of Nursing Science: Hallmarks of the 20th and 21st Century207
20Nursing Knowledge and Human Science: Ontological and Epistemological Considerations215
21Esthetic and Personal Knowing through Humanistic Nursing229
22A Multiparadigm Approach to Nursing237
Pt. VIInterrelationships among Nursing Theory, Research, and Practice249
23A Nursing Perspective on the Interrelationships between Theory, Research, and Practice253
24Evidence-Based Practice: Critique and Alternative View261
25Critical Thinking and Theory-based Practice269
26Theory-based Advanced Nursing Practice275
Index293

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