NSG 511 Week 1 Individual Assignment Nursing Theory Perspectives
This activity is designed to expose you to a variety of nursing theory
Research several nursing theories and select one.
Analyze the theory. Your analysis should include:
- Description of the theory's background and influencing factors,
- Explanation of the underlying assumptions
- Summary of how the theorist views the five patterns of knowledge:
- Empirical knowledge (the science)
- Esthetic knowledge (the art)
- Personal knowing (nurse-patient relationship)
- Ethical knowing (what constitutes good actions for that patient)
- Emancipatory knowing (sociopolitical considerations)
- Evaluation of major strengths and weaknesses
- Application strategies for clinical practice
- Citation of case example from personal or professional life that
describe the application in practice
Cite at least three scholarly articles.
Format your assignment as an APA formatted Word document:
- minimum 875-word paper
- minimum of three peer-reviewed sources
Click the Assignment Files tab to submit your assignment.
Linked Objectives: 1.1, 1.2, 1.3
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