11th Edition of “Knowledge Development in Nursing” is now available!

Hot off the press - "Knowledge Development in Nursing: Theory and Process - 11th Edition" authored by Peggy L. Chinn, Maeona K. Kramer, and Kathleen Sitzman. The content in this edition has not only been updated and refined, but we have re-organized the content, presenting the basic, fundamental descriptions and explanations at the start of … Continue reading 11th Edition of “Knowledge Development in Nursing” is now available!

Decolonizing Nursing: What? Why? How?

On September 23, 2021, Nursology.net and the Center for Nursing Philosophy sponsored a powerful panel presentation focused on the topic "Decolonizing Nursing." Seven nurse scholars of color shared their perspectives and their current work to bring the perspectives of people of color to the center, to empower anti-racist thought and action, and to activate real … Continue reading Decolonizing Nursing: What? Why? How?

Thelma M. Schorr (Dec 15, 1924 – )

Guardian of the Discipline Thelma Schorr is among the greatest of nursing journal editors, serving at the American Journal of Nursing (AJN) company for forty years from 1950-1990. She progressed from editorial assistant to editor-in-chief, and then ten years as president and publisher. When she assumed the editorship of AJN, Thelma assured that the journal … Continue reading Thelma M. Schorr (Dec 15, 1924 – )

Sept 23 – Panel Discussion -Decolonizing Nursing: What? Why? How?

A webinar panel presentation sponsored by Nursology.net in association with the Center for Nursing Philosophy  September 23, 2021, 6 - 7:30  PM Eastern (US & Canada) ALL ARE INVITED! Panelists Lisa Bourque Bearskin, RN, PhD, Thompson Rivers University (BC)Lucinda Canty, RN, PhD, University of St. Joseph (CT)Barbara Hatcher, PhD, MPH, RN, FAAN, George Mason UniversityLucy … Continue reading Sept 23 – Panel Discussion -Decolonizing Nursing: What? Why? How?

Education Exemplar: St. Mary’s College School of Nursing – Kurame, Japan

Photo of the Misericordia Bell, The bell, which hangs In the tower of the St. Mary’s College Library, is a symbol of Misericordia et Caritus, which is the founding philosophy of St Mary’s College. Retrieved from http://st-mary-ac.sblo.jp/ We are delighted to announce the addition of an Education Exemplar describing the St. Mary's College School of … Continue reading Education Exemplar: St. Mary’s College School of Nursing – Kurame, Japan

Caring Science, Mindful Practice MOOC

Kathleen Simpson, Distinguished Watson Caring Science Scholar, offers a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) at no cost for people worldwide and from all disciplines to learn about caring science and how to apply caring science in their disciplinary service. Kathleen is a Professor of Nursing at East Carolina University. The “Caring Science, Mindful Practice” Massive … Continue reading Caring Science, Mindful Practice MOOC

Sept 23 – Panel Discussion -Decolonizing Nursing: What? Why? How?

A webinar panel presentation sponsored by Nursology.net in association with the Center for Nursing Philosophy  September 23, 2021, 6 - 7:30  PM Eastern (US & Canada) ALL ARE INVITED! Panelists Lisa Bourque Bearskin, RN, PhD, Thompson Rivers University (BC)Lucinda Canty, RN, PhD, University of St. Joseph (CT)Barbara Hatcher, PhD, MPH, RN, FAAN, George Mason UniversityLucy … Continue reading Sept 23 – Panel Discussion -Decolonizing Nursing: What? Why? How?

Sept 23 – Panel Discussion -Decolonizing Nursing: What? Why? How?

A webinar panel presentation sponsored by Nursology.net in association with the Center for Nursing Philosophy  September 23, 2021, 6 - 7:30  PM Eastern (US & Canada) ALL ARE INVITED! Panelists Lisa Bourque Bearskin, RN, PhD, Thompson Rivers University (BC)Lucinda Canty, RN, PhD, University of St. Joseph (CT)Barbara Hatcher, PhD, MPH, RN, FAAN, George Mason UniversityLucy … Continue reading Sept 23 – Panel Discussion -Decolonizing Nursing: What? Why? How?

Nursology and the Bold Future of Nursing

Recently I was invited to give a presentation for faculty and students at the M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing at Villanova University, based on my keynote address at the March 2019 conference "Nursing Theory: A Fifty Year Perspective, Past, Present and Future." Download the text of that speech here. True to the lifeways of … Continue reading Nursology and the Bold Future of Nursing