Introduction to Theory – FNP program

Introduction to Theory – FNP program

Read Chapters 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 in McEwen & Wills Textbook • Philosophy, Science, and Nursing • Overview of Theory in Nursing • Concept Development: Clarifying Meaning of Terms • Theory Development: Structuring Conceptual Relationships in Nursing • Theory Analysis and Evaluation After completing assigned readings, read and analyze the following Journal Article and complete the Activity described below. Emerson, C., Calling to Nursing Concept Analysis Advances in Nursing Science Vol. 40, No. 4, pp. 384–394 Copyright c 2017 Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All rights reserved. Use your own words to provide a succinct to the point to the following, a) What is the aim of the article? b) What are Definitions and uses of the concept c) What are Defining attributes d) What are Additional cases 1. Borderline 2. Related 3. Contrary e) What are Antecedents and consequences f) What are Empirical referents g) What are Philosophical assumptions h) What are Contextual factors and values i) Compare and contrast with interdisciplinary work j) What are Implications for practice k) Further research l) Summary and conclusion Once the group reaches consensus, write a 3-4 page papers. Be sure to include citations and references in APA format. McEwen, M. & Wills, E. (2019). Theoretical basis for nursing (5th Ed.) Philadelphia: PA: Walters Kluwer. ISBN: 978-1-4963-5120-3 http://zu.edu.jo/UploadFile/Library/E_Books/Files/LibraryFile_171030_28.pdf