Strategies for Theory Construction in Nursing

Avant, Kay Coalson, Walker, Lorraine Olszewski

Published by Appleton and Lange, 1983
ISBN 10: 0838586864 / ISBN 13: 9780838586860
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Completely updated in a new 5th edition, 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;
  • International nursing theory development.
  • Updated material through-out
  • Preliminary Notes that engage the reader with a personal voice.

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The new edition of this popular text features nursing theory development within the larger nursing context. Chapters discuss concept, 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.

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  • Recently published examples of theory strategies
  • Emergent philosophical views reflect increased diversity
  • New material on concept and statement testing
  • Updated references throughout

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Title: Strategies for Theory Construction in ...
Publisher: Appleton and Lange
Publication Date: 1983
Binding: Paperback
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