Nursing is a Discipline–Donaldson and Crowley Notable Work

Notable Works The first time that I understood that nursing – what we now call nursology (Fawcett, 2018; Fawcett et al., 2015) – is a discipline was in 1978 when I read the just published Donaldson and Crowley’s now classic journal article, “The discipline of nursing.” My pride in what we are has always been … Continue reading Nursing is a Discipline–Donaldson and Crowley Notable Work

Decolonizing Nursing

Series: Notable Works See Recording of March 9th Platica, hosted by Caroline Ortiz As the year 2020 starts to unfold, along with escalating tensions world-wide related to power imbalances, inequities, and injustices, I am drawn to consider how our own endeavors related to the development of nursing knowledge intersect with these very large tensions that … Continue reading Decolonizing Nursing

Notable Works on “Medicalization” by Beverly Hall and Janet Allan

Note:  we are delighted to introduce a new Nursology.net series featuring notable works exploring concepts and issues that are related to the development of nursing knowledge. As this series evolves, you can see the posts in the series "Notable Works" under the main menu "Series/Collections" In 1988, Janet Allan and Beverly Hall, both prominent nursology scholars … Continue reading Notable Works on “Medicalization” by Beverly Hall and Janet Allan