Leininger's Transcultural Nursing: Concepts, Theories, Research & Practice, Fourth Edition (4th edition)

Leininger's Transcultural Nursing: Concepts, Theories, Research & Practice, Fourth Edition (4th edition)

By: Hiba B. Wehbe-Alamah (author), Marilyn R. McFarland (author)Paperback

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The Most Comprehensive Presentation of Transcultural Nursing Concepts Featuring the Newly Revised Sunrise Enabler! Leininger's Transcultural Nursing: Concepts,Theories, Research & Practices, Fourth Edition offers theoretical and practical guidance on the provision of client-focused care by integrating cultural values, beliefs, and lifeways into an individualized plan of care. Transcultural nursing is a vital, holistic approach that allows nurses and other healthcare providers to provide culturally congruent care for individuals, families, groups, and organizations within a context that is meaningful, beneficial, and inclusive of their healthcare values, beliefs, practices, traditions, communication styles, diverse roles,dietary preferences, and more. The text presents a global comparative perspective about Western and non-Western cultures and examines the future direction of transcultural nursing with insights into rural and urban cultures in the United States including the culture care of homeless mothers and children. The book chapters cover such topics as transcultural nursing, research, and healthcare in Kenya, Southeast Asia, Haiti, Syria, and Taiwan as well as translational research, globalization,conflict resolution, mental health considerations, Ayurvedic medicine, genetics and genomics in healthcare, integration of care and caring, and an overview of transcultural history, concepts, and principles. Leininger's Transcultural Nursing: Concepts,Theories, Research, and Practices was edited by two experts in the field and uses Leininger's Theory of Culture Care Diversity and Universality and the Ethnonursing Research Method to provide a useful blend of theory and practical clinical information.

About Author

McGraw-Hill authors represent the leading experts in their fields and are dedicated to improving the lives, careers, and interests of readers worldwide Hiba B. Wehbe-Alamah, PhD, RN, FNP-BC, CTN-A Department of Nursing School of Health Professions and Studies The University of Michigan-Flint Flint, Michigan


Part I - Transcultural Nursing: Essential Knowledge Dimensions Chapter 1: Transcultural Nursing and Globalization of Health Care: Importance, Focus, and Historical Aspects Chapter 2: Essential Transcultural Nursing Care Concepts, Principles, Examples, and Policy Statements Chapter 3: Theory of Culture Care and the Ethononursing Research Method and Selected Research Findings from the Culture Care Theory Chapter 4: Culture Care Assessments for Congruent Competency Practices Chapter 5: Part I. Toward Integrative Generic and Professional Health Care; Part II. Ethics of Alternative Medicine: Primum Non Nocere Chapter 6: The Biocultural Basis of Transcultural Nursing Chapter 7: Western Ethical, Moral, and Legal Dimensions within the Culture Care Theory Part II - Special Topics in Transcultural Nursing Chapter 8: Cultures and Tribes of Nursing, Hospitals, and the Medical Culture Chapter 9: Transcultural Food Functions, Beliefs, and Practices Chapter 10: Life-Cycle Culturally Based Care and Health Patterns of the Gadsup of New Guinea: A Non-Western Culture Chapter 11: Transcultural Mental Health Nursing Chapter 12: Transcultural Nursing Care and Health Perspectives of HIV/AIDS Chapter 13: Urban USA Transcultural Care Challenges with Multiple Cultures and Culturally Diverse Providers Chapter 14: Ethical, Moral, and Legal Aspects of Transcultural Nursing Part III: Culture Care Theory, Research, and Practice in Diverse Cultures Chapter 15: Anglo-American Culture Care Values, Beliefs, and Lifeways Chapter 16: Arab Muslims and Culture Care Chapter 17: African Americans and Culture Care Chapter 18: South African Culturally-based Health-Illness Patterns and Humanistic Care Practices Chapter 19: Family Violence and Culture Care with African and Euro-American Cultures in the Unites States Chapter 20: Elder Care in Urban Namibian Families: An Ethnonursing Study Chapter 21: Culture Care of the Mexican American Family Chapter 22: Philippine Americans and Culture Care Chapter 23: Culture Care Theory and Elderly Polish Americans Chapter 24: Finnish Women in Birth: Culture Care Meanings and Practices Chapter 25: Taiwanese Americans: Culture Care Meanings and Expressions Chapter 26: Transcultural Nursing and Health Care among Native American Peoples Chapter 27: Lithuanian Americans and Culture Care Chapter 28: Japanese Americans and Culture Care Chapter 29: Jewish Americans and Russian Jews Culture Care Chapter 30: India: Transcultural Nursing and Health Care Chapter 31: Canadian Transcultural Nursing: Trends and Issues Chapter 32: Culture Care of the Homeless in the Western United States Chapter 33: Reflections on Australia and Transcultural Nursing in the New Millenium Part IV - Transcultural Nursing Teaching, Administration, and Consultation Chapter 34: Transcultural Nursing: Curricular Concepts, Principles, and Teaching and Learning Activities for the 21st Century Chapter 35: Transcultural Nursing Administration and Consultation Part V - The Future of Transcultural Nursing Chapter 36: The Future of Transcultural Nursing: A Global Perspective

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  • ISBN13: 9780071841139
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 480
  • ID: 9780071841139
  • ISBN10: 007184113X
  • edition: 4th edition

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