Transforming Nursing Through Reflective Practice / Edition 2

Paperback (Print)
Buy New
Buy New from BN.com
$64.59
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $2.00
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 97%)
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (15) from $2.00   
  • New (7) from $57.54   
  • Used (8) from $2.00   

Overview

Reflective practice has been widely adopted as a successful method for developing nursing. The second edition of Transforming Nursing through Reflective Practice provides a wealth of new insights from practitioners actively involved in reflective practice in nursing research, education, clinical practice and practice development.

This invaluable book enables nurses to continually evaluate their own practice in order to inform their approaches to reflection; critique, develop and monitor their professional practice; and thereby improve the quality of their patient care. There is a greater emphasis in the new edition on transforming practice, the research base for reflective practice and grounding the reflective process in clinical practice.

* Examines the contribution of reflective practice to nursing
* Enables nurses to continually develop their practice and improve patient care
* Includes insights from many areas of clinical practice
* Explores the role of reflection in clinical supervision and research studies
* Examines the role of narrative and reflective dialogue in reflective practice

Examines the practice of reflecting on yourself, your patients, colleagues to achieve new insights.

Read More Show Less

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
Transforming Nursing through Reflective Practice is a collection of reflective chapters which embrace practice from a clinical, ethical, philosophical and cognitive perspective…It is a powerful, empowering read and although not a beginner’s guide, a starting point can be extracted from the earlier chapters.
Nursing Standard

If you are interested in nursing philosophy, taking reflective practice beyond that required by the UKCC or looking for great arguments to incorporate into a course essay, then might I recommend this book to you?
Journal of Neonatal Nursing

Booknews
The product of the Third Reflective Practice conference held at Robinson College, Cambridge, Great Britain (July 1996), these 18 contributions examine reflection as a tool that can be used to transform the practice of nursing as it changes the way nurses react to problems and challenges. Contrasting the expert's strategy of holistically looking at a problem to an amateur's step-by-step method, the authors hope that nurses will make use of reflective practice to help themselves towards greater understanding of the needs of their profession. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781405114578
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 7/11/2005
  • Edition description: Revised
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 200
  • Product dimensions: 6.85 (w) x 9.70 (h) x 0.46 (d)

Meet the Author

Professor Dawn Freshwater is Reader in Primary Care in the Institute of Health and Community Studies, Bournemouth University. Chris Johns is Reader in Advanced Practice at the University of Luton.

Read More Show Less

Table of Contents

Foreword by Jean Watson.

List of Contributors.

1. Expanding the Gates of Perception.

2. Evidence, Memory and Truth: Towards a Deconstructive Validation of Reflective Practice.

3. Living Relational Ethics in Health Care.

4. Reflective Practice and Socratic Dialogue.

5. Clinical Supervision in the Context of Custodial Care.

6. Developing Prison Health Care through Reflective Practice.

7. Voice as a Metaphor for Transformation through Reflection.

8. Reflexivity and Intersubjectivity in Clinical Supervision: On the Value of Not-knowing.

9. The Beast and the Star: Resolving Contradictions within Everyday Practice.

10. Using Reflection in Complementary Therapies: Critical Reflection and Pain Management.

11. Creating Sacred Space: A Journey to the Soul.

12. Constructing the Reflexive Narrative.

Index

Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)