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Author Sitzman, Kathleen.

Title Understanding the work of nurse theorists : a creative beginning / Kathleen L. Sitzman, Lisa Wright Eichelberger
Edition Second edition
Published Sudbury, Mass. : Jones and Bartlett Publishers, [2011]
©2011

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Description xiii, 241 pages, 15 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations ; 23 cm
regular print
Contents pt. 1. Introduction to theory in nursing -- What is nursing theory? -- 2. Why are theories important in nursing? -- 3. The development of nursing theories -- 4. Evaluating a theory - pt. 2. Theories that define nursing or discuss nursing in a general sense: philosophies -- 5. Using the art of Georges Seurat to envision philosophies -- 6. Florence Nightingale's defnition of nursing -- 7. Virginia Henderson's definition of nursing -- 8. Ernestine Wiedenbach's helping art of clinical nursing -- 9. Jean Watson's theory of human/‚Äčtranspersonal caring -- pt. 3. Theories about broad nursing practice areas: grand theories. -- 10. Envisioning theories through mandala art -- 11. Myra Estrin Levine's conservation model -- 12. Betty Neuman's systems model -- 13. Sister Callista Roy's adaptation model -- 14. Dorothy Orem's self-care model -- 15. Madeleine Leininger's culture care : diversity and universality theory -- pt. 4. Theories about specific nursing actions, processes, or concepts: Middle-range theories -- 16. Envisioning theories through origami art -- 17. Ida Jean Orlando-Pelletier's nursing process theory -- 18. Katharine Kolcaba's theory of comfort -- 19. Nola Pender's health promotion model-- 20. Hildegard Peplau's interpersonal relations in nursing -- pt. 5. Theories that defy classification -- 21.Imogene King : conceptual system and theory of goal attainment -- 22. Patricia Benner : model of skill acquisition in nursing -- 23. Envisioning theories that defy classification through space photography-- 24. Martha Rogers' unitary human beings -- 25. Margaret Newman's health as expanding consciousness -- 26. Rosemarie Rizzo Parse : Theory of human becoming -- pt. 6. Conclusion -- 27. Further development of nursing theory -- 28.Use of information technology by nurse theorists -- 29. Lisa Wright Eichelberger : pioneering nursing theory on the world wide web
Notes Previous ed.: 2004
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Nursing models.
Nursing -- History.
Nursing -- Philosophy.
Nursing Theory.
Models, Nursing.
History of Nursing.
Philosophy, Nursing.
Author Eichelberger, Lisa Wright.
LC no. 2010000715
ISBN 0763778168 (paperback)
9780763778163 (paperback)