1st Edition

Nursing Its Hidden Agendas

By Maya Jolley Copyright 1993

    This book uncovers some of the hidden agendas which have inhibited nursing and nurses from making their full potential contribution to health care, and stimulates new and positive initiatives. It explores nurses' behaviour patterns; employing, psychological, educational and political perspectives.

    1. Out of the past 2. The psychology of attitudes and values 3. A sociologist's view: The handmaiden's theory 4. Hidden curricula in nursing education 5. Political influences in nursing 6. Nursing Values: Nightmares and nonsense 7. Closing thoughts on hidden agendas-an epilogue


    Maya Jolley