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The Foundations of Modern Nursing in America (POD 8 volumes)

ISBN 9780415583480
Published February 3, 2009 by Routledge
4168 Pages

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Book Description

The Foundations of Modern Nursing in America reprints a distinguished selection of important texts published in this field over the last century, authored by some of the most eminent names in nursing including Lavinia Dock (Secretary for the Council of Nurses for over 20 years), Adelaide Nutting (the first ever professor of nursing), Clara Weeks-Shaw, Darlene Clark Hine, and Susan Reverby. The collection deals with issues such as the education and training of nurses, hospital management, the history of anesthesia, and issues of race and ethics in the nursing profession.

Table of Contents

Volume I: Textbook of Nursing  Clara Weeks-Shaw   Volume II: Hospital Management Charlotte A. Aikens   Volume III: Nursing Problems and Obligations  Sara E. Parsons Bound with A Sound Economic Basis for Schools of Nursing  M. Adelaide Nutting Volume IV: The Evolution of Public Health Nursing   Annie M Brainard  Volume V: Ethics for Modern Day Nurses  Katharine J. Densford  Bound with The Practical Nurse Dorothy Deming  Volume VI: The Education of Nurses  Isabel Maitland Stewart  Volume VII: History of Anesthesia  Sarah Thatcher  Bound with Black Women in the Nursing Profession  Darlene Clark Hine  Volume VIII: A Lavinia Dock Reader  Janet Wilson James  Bound with The East Harlem Health Center Demonstration Selected with an introduction by Susan Reverby

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Multivolume collection by leading authors in the field