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By Sandra B., EdD, RN, FAAN Lewenson,Eleanor Krohn, EdD, RN, FAAN Herrmann

Winner of the 2008 AJN publication of the 12 months Award!

Named a very good educational identify for 2008 byChoice!

"This good written and good edited booklet fills a special gap....[one of the] invaluable few [books] that concentrate on technology or medication and [one of] even fewer that conceal the historical past of nursing."(Three Stars)--Doody's ebook assessment Service

While there were many examine texts within the nursing literature, and nursing heritage is either taught in classes and of renowned curiosity to practising nurses, there has never been a hands-on textual content that describes the method of doing ancient study in nursing. This ebook, contributed through famous and revered nurse historians, presents the mandatory path, counsel, and examples had to behavior old examine. It covers such issues as historiography, biographical learn, utilizing artifacts in ancient learn, doing archival and different info searches, doing overseas ancient learn, and finding investment resources for historic learn. Case stories can be used all through to demonstrate a number of tools and describe how, why, whilst, and the place old examine is utilized in nursing.

Features of this edition:

  • Provides course and instruments for undertaking old research
  • Describes sorts of study, together with biographical and oral histories
  • Covers frameworks used to check historic occasions, similar to social, political, feminist, highbrow, and cultural
  • Addresses modern matters similar to keeping and storing digitalized and tape-recorded information and acquiring institutional evaluation board (IRB) popularity of learn, and addressing moral and felony concerns in historic research
  • Includes case stories that offer a "how-to" consultant to carrying out research

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