postmodernism

Summary

Summary: A late 20th-century philosophical approach or style of cultural analysis that seeks to reveal the cultural or social construction of concepts conventionally assumed to be natural or universal. (from E.R. DuBose, The Illusion of Trust: Toward a Medical Theological Ethics in the Postmodern Age, Kluwer, 1995)

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Risky business: medicine and postmodernism
    Malcolm Parker
    School of Medicine, University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston 4006, Queensland, Australia
    N Z Bioeth J 3:28-32. 2002
  2. doi How do we close the hermeneutic circle? A Gadamerian approach to justification in interpretation in qualitative studies
    Jonas Debesay
    Oslo University College, Oslo, Norway
    Nurs Inq 15:57-66. 2008
  3. ncbi The practice turn in nursing epistemology
    Pamela G Reed
    University of Arizona, College of Nursing, Tucson, Arizona 85721 0203, USA
    Nurs Sci Q 19:36-8. 2006
  4. ncbi 'To save the honour of thinking': a slightly petulant response to Griffiths
    Gary Rolfe
    School of Health Science, University of Wales Swansea, Singleton Park, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
    Int J Nurs Stud 42:363-9. 2005
  5. ncbi Considering alternatives: student nurses slipping directly from lay beliefs to the medical model of mental illness
    Theodore Stickley
    School of Nursing, University of Nottingham, Duncan Macmillan House, Porchester Road, Mapperley, Nottingham NG3 6AA, UK
    Nurse Educ Today 27:155-61. 2007
  6. ncbi A cautionary tale about stories
    Nancy J Moules
    J Fam Nurs 12:231-3. 2006
  7. ncbi Troubling 'insight': power and possibilities in mental health care
    B Hamilton
    School of Nursing, University of Melbourne, Carlton, Vic, Australia
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 13:416-22. 2006
  8. ncbi A response to Gary Rolfe: 'the deconstructing angel: nursing, reflection and evidence-based practice'
    David R Thompson
    The Chinese University of Hong Kong, People s Republic of China
    Nurs Inq 13:237. 2006
  9. ncbi Gilles Deleuze: psychiatry, subjectivity, and the passive synthesis of time
    Marc Roberts
    Department of Philosophy, School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Media and Design, Staffordshire University, College Road, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, UK
    Nurs Philos 7:191-204. 2006
  10. ncbi Evidence, virulence, and the disappearance of nursing knowledge: A critique of the evidence-based dogma
    Dave Holmes
    School of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 3:95-102. 2006

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  1. ncbi Risky business: medicine and postmodernism
    Malcolm Parker
    School of Medicine, University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston 4006, Queensland, Australia
    N Z Bioeth J 3:28-32. 2002
  2. doi How do we close the hermeneutic circle? A Gadamerian approach to justification in interpretation in qualitative studies
    Jonas Debesay
    Oslo University College, Oslo, Norway
    Nurs Inq 15:57-66. 2008
    ..The essence of the article is there are grounds for reasonable understanding, even though it cannot be absolute in the hermeneutic...
  3. ncbi The practice turn in nursing epistemology
    Pamela G Reed
    University of Arizona, College of Nursing, Tucson, Arizona 85721 0203, USA
    Nurs Sci Q 19:36-8. 2006
  4. ncbi 'To save the honour of thinking': a slightly petulant response to Griffiths
    Gary Rolfe
    School of Health Science, University of Wales Swansea, Singleton Park, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
    Int J Nurs Stud 42:363-9. 2005
    ..Most importantly, we reject Griffiths' accusation that postmodernism is a strategy to 'save us from thinking' and instead, with Lyotard, advocate it as an attempt 'to save the ..
  5. ncbi Considering alternatives: student nurses slipping directly from lay beliefs to the medical model of mental illness
    Theodore Stickley
    School of Nursing, University of Nottingham, Duncan Macmillan House, Porchester Road, Mapperley, Nottingham NG3 6AA, UK
    Nurse Educ Today 27:155-61. 2007
    ..A number of other approaches and theories are summarised and offered as examples to student nurses for their consideration...
  6. ncbi A cautionary tale about stories
    Nancy J Moules
    J Fam Nurs 12:231-3. 2006
  7. ncbi Troubling 'insight': power and possibilities in mental health care
    B Hamilton
    School of Nursing, University of Melbourne, Carlton, Vic, Australia
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 13:416-22. 2006
    ..We entertain the alternative idea that insight is a quality of perception that mental health practitioners can cultivate, to more deeply understand their work, culture and the self...
  8. ncbi A response to Gary Rolfe: 'the deconstructing angel: nursing, reflection and evidence-based practice'
    David R Thompson
    The Chinese University of Hong Kong, People s Republic of China
    Nurs Inq 13:237. 2006
  9. ncbi Gilles Deleuze: psychiatry, subjectivity, and the passive synthesis of time
    Marc Roberts
    Department of Philosophy, School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Media and Design, Staffordshire University, College Road, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, UK
    Nurs Philos 7:191-204. 2006
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  10. ncbi Evidence, virulence, and the disappearance of nursing knowledge: A critique of the evidence-based dogma
    Dave Holmes
    School of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 3:95-102. 2006
    ..Following the crowd, nursing has jumped onto this trend's bandwagon. Although some scholars and clinicians have tried to expand these notions, few have considered a deconstructive approach to do so...
  11. ncbi Fishing for Foucault
    Daniel Allen
    Nurs Stand 18:20-1. 2004
  12. ncbi The way we live now
    William Whitfield
    Int J Psychiatr Nurs Res 9:1072. 2004
  13. ncbi Tales of sociology and the nursing curriculum: revisiting the debates
    Kay Aranda
    Institute of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Brighton, Westlain House, Falmer, BN1 9PH, UK
    Nurse Educ Today 27:561-7. 2007
    ..We argue that in order to move beyond the 'utility' discussion, an interrogation of the knowledge claims of both nursing and sociology is required...
  14. ncbi The knowledgeable practice of critical care nurses: a poststructural inquiry
    Beverley Copnell
    Department of Neonatology, The Royal Children s Hospital and Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Flemington Rd, Parkville, Melbourne, VIC 3052, Australia
    Int J Nurs Stud 45:588-98. 2008
    ..Lack of knowledge is seen to underlie an array of professional problems. Little is known of how nurses themselves understand what it means to practise knowledgeably...
  15. ncbi The will to health: a Nietzschean critique
    Clinton E Betts
    School of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Nurs Philos 8:37-48. 2007
    ..I do not presume to prove or disprove anything, rather I avail myself of Nietzsche's unique insight into the human condition as a rubric from which to illuminate something of the nature of human health...
  16. ncbi Discourse, responsible research and positioning the subject
    Dawn Freshwater
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 14:111-2. 2007
  17. ncbi Transcending transculturalism? Race, ethnicity and health-care
    Lorraine Culley
    Health Studies, De Montfort University, Leicester, UK
    Nurs Inq 13:144-53. 2006
    ..of alternative ways of thinking about ethnicity, which have emerged from more recent social anthropology and postmodernism. It addresses the question of how to therorise ethnicity in a way that does not entail its reification as a ..
  18. ncbi Nursing scholars appropriating new methods: the use of discourse analysis in scholarly nursing journals 1996-2003
    Niels Buus
    The University of Southern Denmark and The Centre for Innovation in Nursing Education in the County of Aarhus, Olaf Palmes Alle 17, I 8200 Aarhus N, Denmark
    Nurs Inq 12:27-33. 2005
    ..The results showed that nursing scholars prefer approaches to discourse that resemble mainstream qualitative research avoiding social life and interaction. Explanations for these findings are briefly outlined...
  19. ncbi A qualitative quandary: alternative representations and meta-synthesis
    Merilyn Annells
    J Clin Nurs 14:535-6. 2005
  20. ncbi Towards understanding the unpresentable in nursing: some nursing philosophical considerations
    Brenda L Cameron
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Nurs Philos 7:23-35. 2006
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  21. ncbi Adopting a constructivist approach to grounded theory: implications for research design
    Jane Mills
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Gippsland Campus, Monash University, Smithfield, Queensland, Australia
    Int J Nurs Pract 12:8-13. 2006
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  22. ncbi Towards a geology of evidence-based practice--a discussion paper
    Gary Rolfe
    School of Health Science, University of Wales, Swansea, UK
    Int J Nurs Stud 43:903-13. 2006
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  23. ncbi New graduate identity: discursive mismatch
    Helen Hamilton
    Contemp Nurse 20:67-77. 2005
    ..If tensions experienced in the transition as discursively generated are understood, previously unthought of ways preparing and introducing nurses to the work place may ensue...
  24. ncbi Said another way. My definition of nursing
    Candy Wilson
    University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO, USA
    Nurs Forum 40:116-8. 2005
    ..This paper supports the current definition of the ANA (2003) within the domains of the art, science, and practice of nursing...
  25. ncbi A philosophic analysis of Evidence-Based Nursing: recurrent themes, metanarratives, and exemplar cases
    Ann L Whall
    The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Nurs Outlook 54:30-5. 2006
  26. ncbi Foundation Trusts: economics in the 'postmodern hospital'
    David Newbold
    Florence Nightingale School of Nursing and Midwifery, King s College London, London, UK
    J Nurs Manag 13:439-47. 2005
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  27. ncbi Benevolent power
    Ruth Davidhizar
    J Pract Nurs 55:5-9. 2005
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  28. ncbi Postmodernising clinical supervision in nursing
    Chris Stevenson
    Teesside Centre for Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Teeside, Parkside West, Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 26:519-29. 2005
    ..They feel strengthened by the cohesion of a group with a flattened hierarchy and, within limits, able to challenge existing policy and practice...
  29. ncbi Stepping out of the box: broadening the dialogue around the organizational implementation of cognitive behavioural psychotherapy
    J Poole
    Institute of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Brighton, Eastbourne, East Sussex BN20 7UR, UK
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 12:456-63. 2005
    ..From this basis, specific ways in which nurses and supportive stakeholders could move the implementation of cognitive behavioural psychotherapy agenda forward within a postmodern leadership context will be proposed...
  30. ncbi Mediating the meaning of evidence through epistemological diversity
    Denise Tarlier
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Nurs Inq 12:126-34. 2005
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  31. ncbi Family health nursing and empowering relationships
    Megan Aston
    School of Nursing, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Pediatr Nurs 32:61-7. 2006
    ..To examine how empowerment, as an ideology and a practice of teaching and learning, was understood and applied by public health nurses (PHNs) in health education with child bearing and child rearing families...
  32. ncbi The deconstructing angel: nursing, reflection and evidence-based practice
    Gary Rolfe
    School of Health Science, University of Wales, Swansea, UK
    Nurs Inq 12:78-86. 2005
    ..I conclude with the observation that EBP is open to many of the criticisms that it directs at other discourses, including problems of a lack of empirical evidence, of distortions due to memory, and of falsification of the 'facts'...
  33. ncbi Postmodern feminist perspectives and nursing research: a passionately interested form of inquiry
    Kay Aranda
    Institute of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Brighton, Brighton, UK
    Nurs Inq 13:135-43. 2006
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  34. ncbi Self-harm and the words that bind: a critique of common perspectives
    S Allen
    Mental Health, School of Nursing, The University of Salford, Salford, UK
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 14:172-8. 2007
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  35. ncbi Grounded theory: a methodological spiral from positivism to postmodernism
    Jane Mills
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Monash University, Churchill, Victoria, Australia
    J Adv Nurs 58:72-9. 2007
    ..Our aim in this paper is to explain a methodological/methods package devised to incorporate situational and social world mapping with frame analysis, based on a grounded theory study of Australian rural nurses' experiences of mentoring...
  36. ncbi Self-characterizations of adult female informal caregivers: gender identity and the bearing of burden
    Maeona K Kramer
    College of Nursing, University of Utah, Salt Lake City 84112 5880, USA
    Res Theory Nurs Pract 19:137-61. 2005
    ..Overall, self-characterizations indicated caregivers had internalized stereotypical female gender traits that support and facilitate the enduring of burden...
  37. ncbi [Postmodernism and nursing knowledge development]
    Lily Yeh
    Department of Nursing, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan, ROC
    Hu Li Za Zhi 55:73-80. 2008
    b>Postmodernism is a philosophical and social movement which stresses that ideas are temporary, research data should be considered only in context, reality is transcendent, grand theories are invalid, problems are deconstructed, and ..
  38. ncbi Gadow's romanticism: science, poetry and embodiment in postmodern nursing
    John Paley
    Department of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Stirling, Stirling, UK
    Nurs Philos 5:112-26. 2004
    ..I also suggest that Gadow's brand of postmodernism echoes Romanticism, whose defining characteristic was an insistent contrast between poetry and science...
  39. doi Perspectives on midwifery power: an exploration of the findings of the inquiry into peripartum hysterectomy at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, Drogheda, Ireland
    Anne Matthews
    School of Nursing, Dublin City University, Dublin, Ireland
    Nurs Inq 15:127-34. 2008
    ..b>Postmodernism, particularly drawing on the work of Michel Foucault, focuses on a fluid conception of power while also ..
  40. doi Analyzing participant produced photographs from an ethnographic study of fatherhood and smoking
    J L Oliffe
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Res Nurs Health 31:529-39. 2008
    ..By conducting formal layered analyses, researchers can expand and extend both what is said about, and interpreted through, photographs...
  41. ncbi From experience to definition: addressing the question 'what is qualitative research?'
    Liz Smythe
    School of Nursing, Faculty of Health and Environmental Sciences, Auckland University of Technology
    Nurs Prax N Z 23:37-57. 2007
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  42. ncbi A neomodernist perspective for researching chronicity
    Patricia Liehr
    Christine E Lynn College of Nursing, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL 33431 2048, USA
    Arch Psychiatr Nurs 21:345-6. 2007
  43. ncbi Nursing, healthcare, and culture: a view of the year 2050 from Germany and the United kingdom
    Jacqueline Fawcett
    College of Nursing and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Boston, USA
    Nurs Sci Q 20:232-6. 2007
    ..Biley and Kirstin Fragemann, who share their respective visions and understanding of each country's vision of nursing, healthcare, and quality of life in the year 2050...
  44. ncbi Restraint and the question of validity
    Brodie Paterson
    Department of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA, UK
    Nurs Ethics 14:535-45. 2007
    ..Judgements regarding the validity of any intervention that is coercive must include reference to the psychopolitical dimensions of both practice and policy...
  45. ncbi A review of evidence-based practice, nursing research and reflection: levelling the hierarchy
    Stefanos Mantzoukas
    Institute of Health and Human Sciences, Thames Valley University, London, UK
    J Clin Nurs 17:214-23. 2008
    ..This paper examines the evidence-based practice movement, the hierarchy of evidence and the relationship between evidence-based practice and reflective practice...
  46. ncbi Anthropology and history: the revaluation of history in anthropological research
    S Colic
    Institute for Anthropological Research, Zagreb, Croatia
    Coll Antropol 23:511-9. 1999
    ..While modernism stresses the present change versus the static past, postmodernism denies the past ever being static and hypostatises fluidity and change as permanent condition...
  47. ncbi Contemporary psychoanalysis and hypnosis
    M J Peebles-Kleiger
    Int J Clin Exp Hypn 49:146-65. 2001
    ..Second, four contemporary movements in psychoanalysis are enumerated (postmodernism, spontaneity, pluralism, and integrationism), with commentary on these movements' likely impact on the current ..
  48. ncbi The products of the imagination: psychoanalytic theory and postmodern literary criticism
    K T Souter
    School of English, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Melbourne, Australia 3083
    Am J Psychoanal 60:341-59. 2000
    ..Despite that, postmodernism generally, and literary postmodernism in particular, can be said to lack a theory of the psychological and ..
  49. ncbi Towards a feminist global bioethics: addressing women's health concerns worldwide
    R Tong
    UNC Charlotte, NC 28223, USA
    Health Care Anal 9:229-46. 2001
    ..the Scylla of absolutism (imperialism, colonialism, hegemony) on the one hand and the Charybdis of relativism (postmodernism, fragmentation, Balkanization) on the other...
  50. ncbi Feminist approaches to social science: epistemological and methodological tenets
    R Campbell
    Department of Psychology, University of Illinois at Chicago 60607 7137, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 28:773-91. 2000
    ..Feminist epistemologies, such as feminist empiricism, standpoint theory, and postmodernism, recognize women's lived experiences as legitimate sources of knowledge...
  51. ncbi Decentering therapy: textual analysis of a narrative therapy session
    S M Kogan
    Department of Child and Family Development, University of Georgia, Athens 30602 3622, USA or
    Fam Process 36:101-26. 1997
    ..has been published in recent years, the actual conduct of a therapy session derived from the premises of postmodernism remains unclear. We investigated how a postmodern therapist manages talk in an actual session...
  52. ncbi The dilemma of contemporary psychoanalysis: toward a "knowing" post-postmodernism
    Aner Govrin
    Department of Hermeneutics, Bar Ilan University
    J Am Psychoanal Assoc 54:507-35. 2006
    ..What is required is for pluralistic psychoanalytic institutions to empower analysts who are actively involved in the pursuit of new ideas and theories in psychoanalysis...
  53. doi Complexity and postmodernism in contemporary theory of psychoanalytic change
    Mark Leffert
    New Center for Psychoanalysis
    J Am Acad Psychoanal Dyn Psychiatry 36:517-42. 2008
    ..Reasons for its limitations are discussed. The present article brings to bear relevant concepts drawn from postmodernism and complexity theory on ideas about how change occurs in psychoanalysis...
  54. ncbi Does history end with postmodernism? Toward an ultramodern family therapy
    J L Linares
    Autonoma University, Psychotherapy Unit, School of Family Therapy, Santa Creu i Sant Pau Hospital, Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Fam Process 40:401-12. 2001
    ..The subjectivist turn that introduced postmodernism into the systemic model has enriched it with important theoretical and practical elements, such as the ..
  55. ncbi Some of our concepts are missing: reflections on the absence of a sociology of organisations in Sociology of Health and Illness
    Celia Davies
    School of Health and Social Welfare, The Open University, Milton Keynes
    Sociol Health Illn 25:172-90. 2003
    ..b>Postmodernism, curiously, has begun to open up something of a route back...
  56. ncbi Between the modern and the postmodern. The possibility of self and progressive understanding in psychology
    J Martin
    Faculty of Education, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada
    Am Psychol 55:397-406. 2000
    Psychology assumes defensible notions of human subjectivity and understanding. Yet, some versions of postmodernism, including some of those currently influential within psychology, eschew the possibility of the kind of understanding-..
  57. ncbi [Global aspects of medical ethics: conditions and possibilities]
    G Neitzke
    Abteilung für Medizingeschichte, Ethik und Theoriebildung in der Medizin, Organisationseinheit 5450, Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Carl Neuberg Strasse 1, D 30625 Hannover, Deutschland
    Wien Med Wochenschr 151:208-12. 2001
    A global or universal code of medical ethics seems paradoxical in the era of pluralism and postmodernism. A different conception of globalisation will be developed in terms of a "procedural universality"...
  58. doi A study of critical reflection in health professional education: 'learning where others are coming from'
    Clare Delany
    School of Physiotherapy, The University of Melbourne, 200 Berkely St, Parkville, 3010 Vic, Australia
    Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract 14:411-29. 2009
    ..the effect of a three hour per week, six week critical reflection program, grounded in knowledge paradigms of postmodernism, reflexivity and critical theory, on third year undergraduate physiotherapy students' experience of their ..
  59. ncbi Racisms, heterosexisms, and identities: a semiotic phenomenology of self-understanding
    Jacqueline M Martinez
    Hugh Downs School of Human Communication, College of Public Programs, Arizona State University, PO Box 871205, Tempe, AZ 85287 1205, USA
    J Homosex 45:109-27. 2003
    ..b>Postmodernism is revealed as susceptible to liberal bias and racist exclusions common in U.S. culture...
  60. ncbi A contemporary integration of modern and postmodern trends in psychoanalysis
    Mark Leffert
    The New Center for Psychoanalysis, USA
    J Am Psychoanal Assoc 55:177-97. 2007
    b>Postmodernism has appeared on the psychoanalytic horizon and with it brought change and some confusion...
  61. ncbi The patient-centred interview: the key to biopsychosocial diagnosis and treatment
    P Larivaara
    Department of Public Health Science and General Practice, University of Oulu, Finland
    Scand J Prim Health Care 19:8-13. 2001
    ..from a holistic approach to working with patients and introduces a viewpoint that includes opinions on how postmodernism, the biopsychosocial model and a patient-centred interviewing style can change traditional, biomedical-..
  62. doi Nursing their way not our way: working with vulnerable and marginalised populations
    Denise Wilson
    School of Health Sciences Albany, Campus Coordinator, Massey University Albany Campus, Auckland, New Zealand
    Contemp Nurse 27:165-76. 2008
    ..A secondary analysis of the findings of two separate studies was undertaken, one on the elderly with delirium and the other with indigenous Maori women...
  63. ncbi Reflections on a renaissance of occupation
    G Whiteford
    School of Community Health, Charles Sturt University, Albury, New South Wales, Australia
    Can J Occup Ther 67:61-9. 2000
    ..b>Postmodernism raises questions and awareness of power, diversity, temporality, and situatedness in which normative ideas of ..
  64. doi The importance of context in understanding behavior and promoting health
    Edwin B Fisher
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Ann Behav Med 35:3-18. 2008
    ..It closes with reflections on ways in which we cultivate and extend our knowledge base and on the intellectual contexts of positivism and postmodernism that surround behavioral and ecological thinking.
  65. doi Medicalization and pharmaceuticalization at the intersections: Looking backward, sideways and forward
    Susan E Bell
    Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Bowdoin College, 7000 College Station, Brunswick, ME 04011 8470, United States
    Soc Sci Med 75:775-83. 2012
    ..We provide a framework for reconceptualizing and empirically studying these key processes of the 21st century...
  66. doi The shifting architectonics of pain medicine: toward ethical realignment of scientific, medical and market values for the emerging global community--groundwork for policy
    James Giordano
    Center for Neurotechnology Studies, Potomac Institute for Policy Studies, Arlington, Virginia 22203, USA
    Pain Med 12:406-14. 2011
    ..We framed these issues within 1) the context(s) and effects of postmodernism and 2) the increasing call for a globally relevant and applicable system of pain care...
  67. doi Dance and sexuality: many moves
    Judith Lynne Hanna
    Departments of Dance and Anthropology, University of Maryland, College Park, Bethesda, MD 20817, USA
    J Sex Res 47:212-41. 2010
    ..concepts, which are not mutually exclusive: critical cultural theory, feminism, colonialism, Orientalism, postmodernism, poststructuralism, queer theory, and semiotics...
  68. doi Fundamental patterns of knowing in nursing: the challenge of evidence-based practice
    Sam Porter
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Queen s University Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
    ANS Adv Nurs Sci 33:3-14. 2010
    ..This ineffability can be countered only by introducing a wider form of empirics than countenanced by evidence-based practice into all patterns of knowing, to demonstrate their salience and to make their use in practice transparent...
  69. ncbi Judgements without rules: towards a postmodern ironist concept of research validity
    Gary Rolfe
    School of Health Science, University of Wales, Swansea, Wales
    Nurs Inq 13:7-15. 2006
    ..Ultimately, the postmodern ironist reader of the research report must make a judgement without criteria, based on her own practical wisdom or 'prudence'...
  70. ncbi Modernity, mental illness and the crisis of meaning
    M Roberts
    Department of Philosophy, School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Media and Design, Staffordshire University, Staffordshire, UK
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 14:277-81. 2007
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  71. doi 'Normal', 'natural', 'good' or 'good-enough' birth: examining the concepts
    Susanne Darra
    Swansea University, Singleton Park, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
    Nurs Inq 16:297-305. 2009
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  72. ncbi Prenatal diagnosis and selective abortion: a result of the cultural turn?
    D I Bromage
    Centre for Ethics in Medicine, 73 St Michael s Hill, Bristol, BS2 8BH, UK
    Med Humanit 32:38-42. 2006
    ..This could best be achieved with a qualitative study of what motivates parental decision making in the obstetric unit...
  73. ncbi Whiteness and difference in nursing
    David G Allen
    Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington, Seattle, 98195, USA
    Nurs Philos 7:65-78. 2006
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  74. ncbi The pleasure of the bottomless: postmodernism, chaos and paradigm shifts
    G Rolfe
    School of Health and Social Care, University of Portsmouth, UK
    Nurse Educ Today 19:668-72. 1999
    ..insights into nursing theory and practice, Marks-Maran unfortunately presents a very idiosyncratic version of postmodernism which is both simplistic and, at times; inaccurate...
  75. ncbi The dead end of postmodernism
    Edwin A Locke
    University of Maryland, USA
    Am Psychol 57:458. 2002
  76. ncbi Fuzzy logic and nursing
    Eun Ok Im
    School of Nursing, University of Texas at Austin, 1700 Red River, Austin, TX 78701, USA
    Nurs Philos 4:53-60. 2003
    ..agrees with four major philosophical thoughts in nursing, including postempiricism, pragmatism, feminism, and postmodernism. Based on the discussion, we propose that fuzzy logic be further explored, used and developed in research and ..
  77. ncbi Narrative ARTifice and women's agency
    Aline H Kalbian
    Department of Religion, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306, USA
    Bioethics 19:93-111. 2005
    ..Nelson's account of counterstories as narratives of resistance helps us see how women can reconcile the experience of a strong desire to have children with the desire to remain authentic and whole...
  78. ncbi The implementation of Narrative Pedagogy into nursing education in Japan
    Asako Kawashima
    School of Nursing, Yamaguchi Prefectural University, Yamaguchi City, Japan
    Nurs Educ Perspect 26:168-71. 2005
    ..The author reviews contemporary approaches to nursing education in Japan and discusses the strategies for implementing Narrative Pedagogy into the nursing education environment...
  79. ncbi Alternative futures for health economics: implications for nursing management
    Russell Mannion
    Centre for Health Economics, University of York, York, UK
    J Nurs Manag 13:377-86. 2005
    ..Nurses, nurse managers and researchers should question the assumptions of dominant economic models and explore a range of economic frameworks when planning services and evaluating their practice...
  80. ncbi On what basis hope? Modern progress and postmodern possibilities
    S Danforth
    School of Education, University of Missouri St Louis 63121 4499, USA
    Ment Retard 35:93-106. 1997
    ..Advocates of postmodernism cast doubt upon the grand narrative of modernism and critique modern social science as perpetuating ..
  81. ncbi What can psychoanalysts learn from the development of literary theory?
    Richard D Chessick
    Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Northwestern University, USA
    J Am Acad Psychoanal Dyn Psychiatry 33:491-511. 2005
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  82. ncbi Postmodern health economics
    R Mannion
    Centre for Health Economics, University of York, Heslington, UK
    Health Care Anal 7:255-72. 1999
    b>Postmodernism and health economics are both concerned with questions about choices and values, risk and uncertainty...
  83. ncbi Surviving as a postmodern social worker: two Ps and three Rs of direct practice
    Michael Ungar
    Maritime School of Social Work, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Soc Work 49:488-96. 2004
    Social workers interested in postmodernism have been provided an abundance of theory, but little to guide them in direct practice in diverse child welfare roles...
  84. ncbi "This is my way": reimagining disability, in/dependence and interconnectedness of persons and assistive technologies
    Barbara E Gibson
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Disabil Rehabil 34:1894-9. 2012
    b>Postmodernism provides a radical alternative to the dominant discourses of Western societies that emphasize autonomy and independence...
  85. ncbi The occupational physician in the post-modern world
    R Facci
    ICOH
    Med Lav 97:438-9. 2006
  86. ncbi Existentialism and psychoanalysis: from antiquity to postmodernism
    Jon Mills
    Toronto Society of Contemporary Psychoanalysis
    Psychoanal Rev 90:269-79. 2003
  87. doi Knowledge translation in everyday nursing: from evidence-based to inquiry-based practice
    Gweneth Hartrick Doane
    School of Nursing, University of Victoria, Victoria, Canada
    ANS Adv Nurs Sci 31:283-95. 2008
    ....
  88. doi Knowing--in medicine
    Joachim P Sturmberg
    Monash University and Newcastle University, Australia
    J Eval Clin Pract 14:767-70. 2008
    ..Medical knowledge is inherently uncertain, and we require a context-driven flexible approach to knowledge discovery and application, in clinical practice as well as in health service planning...
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    Byung Hye Kong
    Department of Nursing, College of Medicine, Chosun University, Dong Gu, Kwangju, Korea
    Taehan Kanho Hakhoe Chi 34:389-99. 2004
    The purpose of this study was to illustrate the main stream of postmodernism which has influenced theory and research in the nursing science, and then to consider the meaning and value ofwhat the postmodern perspective has meant to ..
  90. doi The spirits of capitalism and christianity and their impact on the formation of healthcare leaders
    Ryan LaMothe
    Saint Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology, St Meinrad, IN 47577, USA
    J Relig Health 52:3-17. 2013
    ..Finally, I offer an approach that deals with the spirits of capitalism and Christianity in forming healthcare leaders and their decision-making...
  91. ncbi Preconceptions and learning to be a nurse
    Peter Gallagher
    Universal College of Learning, Palmerston North, New Zealand
    Nurse Educ Today 27:878-84. 2007
    ....
  92. ncbi Arriving at the postmodern medical consultation
    Glyn Elwyn
    University of Wales, SA2 8PP Swansea, UK
    Eur J Gen Pract 10:93-7. 2004
    ..The writing of Foucault and Lyotard and the concept of postmodernism fit well with the idea that the consultation between doctors and patients is increasingly becoming a contested ..
  93. ncbi The advantages and disadvantages of mixing methods: an analysis of combining traditional and autoethnographic approaches
    Patrick O'Byrne
    School of Nursing, University of Ottawa, Canada
    Qual Health Res 17:1381-91. 2007
    ....
  94. doi Experiences of exclusion when living on a ventilator: reflections based on the application of Julia Kristeva's philosophy to caring science
    Berit Lindahl
    University of Gothenburg, the Institute of Health and Caring Sciences, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Nurs Philos 12:12-21. 2011
    ..Moreover, her writings about revolt having the power to create hope add an interesting aspect to the work of earlier philosophers and nursing theorists...
  95. doi People with mental disabilities negotiating life in the risk society: a theoretical approach
    B G Eriksson
    Faculty of Health and Sports, Hedmark University College, Elverum, Norway
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 15:615-21. 2008
    ..Finally, some potentialities and new roles that this development towards a risk society and increased individualization paradoxically can open up for people with mental disabilities are outlined...
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    Sybille Bojlén
    Afdeling for Almen Medicin, Institut for Folkesundhedsvidenskab, Panum Instituttet, Blegdamsvej 3, DK 2200 København N
    Ugeskr Laeger 164:5365-7. 2002
  97. ncbi Medicine for the millennium: the challenge of postmodernism
    J J Chan
    Royal Perth Hospital, WA
    Med J Aust 172:332-4. 2000
    ..We argue that if medicine does not respond to the ideas of post-modernism, which challenges the concepts of truth and our ability to be objective, it may become increasingly irrelevant to the needs of a changing society...
  98. ncbi Using deconstruction to educate Generation Y nursing students
    Afua O Arhin
    Grambling State University, School of Nursing, 1 Cole Street, Grambling, LA 71245, USA
    J Nurs Educ 46:562-7. 2007
    ..This article describes how deconstruction can be used to enhance nursing education of Generation Y students, and its application to reading comprehension and writing skills is explored...
  99. ncbi Consensus formation: the creation of an ideology
    H Tristram Engelhardt
    Department of Philosophy, Rice University, Houston, Texas, USA
    Camb Q Healthc Ethics 11:7-16. 2002
  100. ncbi Governing the conduct of conduct: are restraints inevitable?
    Kate Irving
    Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Australia
    J Adv Nurs 40:405-12. 2002
    ..The literature reveals evidence of the harm that restraints cause, as well as their ineffectiveness as a safety measure. In addition, it indicates that the prevalence of restraint use is high...
  101. ncbi Postmodernism and its application to the field of occupational therapy
    N Weinblatt
    Department of Occupational Therapy, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Tel Aviv 69978, Israel
    Can J Occup Ther 68:164-70. 2001
    This article presents both the general concept of postmodernism and its reflection in a wide array of fields of interest. In particular, the paper reviews the postmodernist perspective as it appears in healthcare and medicine...

Research Grants26

  1. Long-term antidepressant outcome in bipolar depression
    NASSIR GHAEMI; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..In this process, the applicant will develop competence to lead independent studies of the long-term treatment of bipolar disorder as a principal investigator. ..
  2. A Multiethnic Internet Study on Menopausal Symptoms
    Eun Ok Im; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  3. Cancer Pain Management-Decision Support Computer Program
    Eun Ok Im; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  4. Treatment for Bipolar Depression: Acute & Prophylactic Efficacy with Citalopram
    NASSIR GHAEMI; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Especially given suggestions that some patients may markedly worsen with antidepressants, better understanding of when to use, and when not to use, antidepressants in bipolar disorder is a major public health concern. ..
  5. Ethnic Specific Midlife Women's Attitudes Toward Physical Activity
    Eun Ok Im; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..S., by directing the development of physical activity promotion programs that can serve ethnic minority midlife women through the Internet. ..
  6. Ethnic Specific Midlife Women's Attitudes Toward Physical Activity
    Eun Ok Im; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..S., by directing the development of physical activity promotion programs that can serve ethnic minority midlife women through the Internet. ..
  7. Worksite Phone Counseling for Smoking Cessation
    Edwin Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Power will range from .66 to .99 depending on recruitment rates (projected to range from 15% to 25%) and the magnitude of difference in outcomes between the two conditions. ..
  8. PHYSICAL AGGRESSION: BACKGROUND AND PROXIMAL FACTORS
    Ann Whall; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Data from a core set of background and proximal variables (which are common to all three IRPG projects) will be combined to further examine the models produced. ..
  9. PREDICTORS OF RELAPSE TO SMOKING IN LUNG CANCER
    Edwin Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  10. Ethnic Specific Midlife Women's Attitudes Toward Physical Activity
    Eun Ok Im; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..S., by directing the development of physical activity promotion programs that can serve ethnic minority midlife women through the Internet. ..