Textbook

Books Price Comparison (Including Amazon) - Guaranteed Lowest Prices on Books


 

Strategies for Theory Construction in Nursing (4th Edition)

 
 
 
 
Strategies for Theory Construction in Nursing (4th Edition)
Author: Lorraine Olszewski Walker - Kay Coalson Avant
ISBN 13: 9780131191266
ISBN 10: 131191268
Edition: 4
Publisher: Prentice Hall
Publication Date: 2004-07-02
Format: Paperback
Pages: 227
List Price: $63.95
 
 

This book details the advances that have been made in theory development and demonstrate the continued relevance of theory to nursing practice.

Chapters discuss concepts, statement, and theory development with recently published examples of theory strategies, emphasizing concept analytical work. Introductory chapters clarify the relevance of theory to nursing practice, while concluding chapters contain a greater emphasis on how theories can be tested for validity and utility in practice. Features include: Recent theory development work being done by nurses; Emergent philosophical views that reflect increased diversity; and International nursing theory development.

Nursing Professionals.