Self-Care Nursing in a Multicultural Context

Self-Care Nursing in a Multicultural Context

by Juliene G. Lipson, Nancy J. Steiger
     
 

ISBN-10: 0803970544

ISBN-13: 9780803970540

Pub. Date: 05/20/1996

Publisher: SAGE Publications

This innovative book proceeds from the premise that self-care is a powerful philosophical, biological and psychological basis for nursing practice in a variety of settings. Cultural issues are stressed throughout the volume, especially in the section on cross-cultural communication and cultural influences on learning styles.

Overview

This innovative book proceeds from the premise that self-care is a powerful philosophical, biological and psychological basis for nursing practice in a variety of settings. Cultural issues are stressed throughout the volume, especially in the section on cross-cultural communication and cultural influences on learning styles.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780803970540
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
05/20/1996
Pages:
368
Product dimensions:
6.69(w) x 9.45(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

PART ONE: SELF-CARE IN NURSING PRACTICE
History and Philosophy of Self-Care
Theories Related to Self-Care
Culturally Congruent Self-Care and the Nursing Process
PART TWO: SELF-CARE PRINCIPLES
Self-Care in Health
Self-Care in Illness
Teaching Strategies
PART THREE: SELF-CARE PRACTICES
Nutrition
Activity, Rest, and Exercise
Stress Management
Psychological and Spiritual Well-Being
Social Support and Self-Help Groups
Environmental and Community Self-Care
PART FOUR: THE FUTURE OF SELF-CARE
Implications for Education, Practice, and Research

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