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Contents Preface vii CHAPTER 1 So, You Want To Be a Nurse 1 PAMELA J. HAYLOCK CHAPTER 2 The Evolution of Nursing Education and Practice 20 in the U.S. VICKIE A. LAMBERT AND CLINTON E. LAMBERT CHAPTER 3 The Art and Science of Nursing 62 JUDITH M. PARKER CHAPTER 4 Exploring Popular Images and Representations of Nurses and Nursing 104 PHILIP DARBYSHIRE AND SUZANNE GORDON CHAPTER 5 Nursing, Philosophy, and Knowledge: A Commitment to Know Oneself and Others 134 GAIL J. MITCHELL CHAPTER 6 Tracing Nurse Caring: Issues, Concerns, Debates 160 JEAN WATSON, DEBRA JACKSON AND SALLY BORBASI CHAPTER 7 Nursing Theory 185 F. BERYL PILKINGTON AND DEBRA A. BOURNES CHAPTER 8 Research in Nursing 211 ROBERT ANDERS, JOHN DALY, DAVID THOMPSON, DOUG ELLIOTT, AND ESTHER CHANG CHAPTER 9 Nursing Ethics243 GLADYS AND JAMES HUSTED CHAPTER 10 The Legal Context of Nursing 261 ELLEN MURPHY CHAPTER 11 Gender Issues in Nursing: A Global Perspective 280 SANDRA SPEEDYCHAPTER 12 Becoming Part of a Multidisciplinary Health Care Team 312 KATHLEEN M. NOKES CHAPTER 15 Rural Health in America: Challenges and Opportunities 330 CATHERINE REAVIS CHAPTER 13 Professionalism: The Role of Regulatory Bodies and Nursing Organizations 355 VICKIE A. LAMBERT AND CLINTON E. LAMBERT CHAPTER 14 Public Health Nursing: An Exercise in Citizenship 393 M. KATHERINE MAEVE CHAPTER 16 Meeting the Health Care Needs of a Diverse Society 417 AKRAM OMERI AND MARGARET M. ANDREWS CHAPTER 17 Critical Thinking in Nursing: Beyond Clinical Judgment to Perspective, Context, and Meaning 454 WILLIAM K. CODY CHAPTER 18 Making the Transition to Professional Nursing: Becoming a Lifelong Learner 477 JANE CONWAY AND MARGARET McMILLAN
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Nursing -- United States.