Martha E. Rogers, RN, MSc , EdD (Canada)

Guardian of the Discipline Downloads (used by permission) Transformative Learning article Canadian Nursing in the Year 2020 Enchantment of the Soul Syllabus: Conceptual Basis of Nursing Practice Syllabus: The Nature of Nursing Knowledge Note: we are delighted to introduce a new Nursology.net series - "Guardians of the Discipline" featuring notable nurse leaders who have made … Continue reading Martha E. Rogers, RN, MSc , EdD (Canada)

An Introduction to the Canadian Nursing Theories Perspective

In a previous blog, I admitted my ignorance of nursing science during both my early diploma nursing education, and at least the first 18 years of my nursing practice.  But in the mid 1980s, I became aware of an increasing trend in Toronto area hospitals to adopt nursing theoretical frameworks.  Long after the fact, I … Continue reading An Introduction to the Canadian Nursing Theories Perspective

Why Not Nursology?

Dr. Jacqui Fawcett  eloquently argued the case for "Why Nursology "a few weeks back. Another question might be asked - why not nursology? The use of “logy” - the study of – is widely used as a convention for identifying the knowledge base of other disciplines, e.g, biology, sociology, psychology, etc. On the other hand, … Continue reading Why Not Nursology?