NUR 502 Week 5 Assignment, Discussion Question 1 and 2


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NUR 502 Week 5 Applying Theory to a Practice Problem: Part 1: Introduction and Problem of Practice

Chose a problem that you are encountering in your practice or about which you have read in the current literature.

Write a paper (250 to 500 words) that describes a practical problem that emerges from the evidence in the extant literature or professional practice. The paper should do the following:

  1. Clearly describe the problem. 
  2. Provide a rationale for the significance of this problem. The rationale must be supported by the current or seminal literature.

NUR 502 Topic 5 DQ 2

Select three theories and compare the definition of person/human being. Comment regarding which definition best fits with your own thinking.

NUR 502 Topic 5 DQ 1

All nursing theories are developed in space and time, and are not value free. Select one nursing theorist and explain the factors that influenced development of the theory (history, scientific paradigm, and personal experiences–mentoring, education, practice, other). Provide reference(s) for your response.