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Title Care : the essence of nursing and health / edited by Madeleine M. Leininger
Published Detroit : Wayne State University Press, 1988


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Description xii, 266 pages ; 26 cm
Series Human care and health series
Human care and health series.
Contents Part I. Philosophic, theoretic, and general conceptualizations of care. Care : the essence of nursing and health / Madeleine Leininger -- A philosophic orientation to caring research ; A theoretic description of caring as action / Delores Gault -- Caring : a central focus of nursing and health care services / Madeleine Leininger -- Motivational and historical aspects of care and nursing / Winnifred Gustafson -- Themes and issues in conceptualizing care / Agnes M. Aamodt
Part II. Research and application to nursing. Caring is nursing : understanding the meaning, importance, and issues / Madeleine Leininger -- The development of a classification system of institutional caring / Marilyn A. Ray -- Self-care and caretaking of the adolescent asthmatic girl / Mary Sue Mennen Moore -- Indigenous caring practices in a Guatemalan colonia / Joyceen S. Boyle -- Southern rural Black and White American lifeways with focus on care and health phenomena / Madeleine Leininger -- Gender-related perceptions of caring in the nurse-patient relationship / Cynthia J. Weiss --Compadrazgo : a caring phenomenon among urban Latinos and its relationships to health / Anna Baziak Dugan -- Cartaker-child interaction observed in two Appalachian clinics / Janet F. Wang -- The child's view of chemically induced alopecia / Agnes M. Aamodt [and others] -- Caring : the clinical construct for an associate degree nursing program / Malcolm R. MacDonald -- Client care-seeking behaviors and nursing care / Peggy-Anne field
Notes Reprint. Originally published: Thorofare, NJ : Slack, c1984
Bibliography Includes bibliographies and index
Subject Caring.
Nurse and patient.
Care of the sick.
Nursing -- Philosophy.
Nursing -- Psychological aspects.
Nursing Care.
Philosophy, Nursing.
Author Leininger, Madeleine M.
LC no. 87030043
ISBN 0814319947
0814319955 (paperback)