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)
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- How do we close the hermeneutic circle? A Gadamerian approach to justification in interpretation in qualitative studiesJonas 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...
- Judgements without rules: towards a postmodern ironist concept of research validityGary 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'...
- Family health nursing and empowering relationshipsMegan Aston
School of Nursing, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Pediatr Nurs 32:61-7. 2006..CONCLUSION: The information gathered from this studyprovides a rich understanding of the nurses' educational practices with new mothers...
- A qualitative quandary: alternative representations and meta-synthesisMerilyn Annells
J Clin Nurs 14:535-6. 2005
- Nursing scholars appropriating new methods: the use of discourse analysis in scholarly nursing journals 1996-2003Niels 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...
- Postmodern feminist perspectives and nursing research: a passionately interested form of inquiryKay Aranda
Institute of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Brighton, Brighton, UK
Nurs Inq 13:135-43. 2006....
- 'To save the honour of thinking': a slightly petulant response to GriffithsGary 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 ..
- Transcending transculturalism? Race, ethnicity and health-careLorraine 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 ..
- Considering alternatives: student nurses slipping directly from lay beliefs to the medical model of mental illnessTheodore 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...
- Risky business: medicine and postmodernismMalcolm Parker
School of Medicine, University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston 4006, Queensland, Australia
N Z Bioeth J 3:28-32. 2002
- A cautionary tale about storiesNancy J Moules
J Fam Nurs 12:231-3. 2006
- Troubling 'insight': power and possibilities in mental health careB 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...
- Fishing for FoucaultDaniel Allen
Nurs Stand 18:20-1. 2004
- The way we live nowWilliam Whitfield
Int J Psychiatr Nurs Res 9:1072. 2004
- 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
- Gadow's romanticism: science, poetry and embodiment in postmodern nursingJohn 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...
- Evidence, virulence, and the disappearance of nursing knowledge: A critique of the evidence-based dogmaDave 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...
- The deconstructing angel: nursing, reflection and evidence-based practiceGary 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'...
- Whiteness and difference in nursingDavid G Allen
Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington, Seattle, 98195, USA
Nurs Philos 7:65-78. 2006....
- A philosophic analysis of Evidence-Based Nursing: recurrent themes, metanarratives, and exemplar casesAnn L Whall
The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
Nurs Outlook 54:30-5. 2006
- Towards understanding the unpresentable in nursing: some nursing philosophical considerationsBrenda L Cameron
Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Nurs Philos 7:23-35. 2006....
- The practice turn in nursing epistemologyPamela G Reed
University of Arizona, College of Nursing, Tucson, Arizona 85721-0203, USA
Nurs Sci Q 19:36-8. 2006
- Benevolent powerRuth Davidhizar
J Pract Nurs 55:5-9. 2005....
- Adopting a constructivist approach to grounded theory: implications for research designJane Mills
School of Nursing and Midwifery, Gippsland Campus, Monash University, Smithfield, Queensland, Australia
Int J Nurs Pract 12:8-13. 2006....
- Towards a geology of evidence-based practice--a discussion paperGary Rolfe
School of Health Science, University of Wales, Swansea, UK
Int J Nurs Stud 43:903-13. 2006....
- New graduate identity: discursive mismatchHelen 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...
- Said another way. My definition of nursingCandy 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...
- 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....
- Alternative futures for health economics: implications for nursing managementRussell 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...
- Self-characterizations of adult female informal caregivers: gender identity and the bearing of burdenMaeona 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...
- The implementation of Narrative Pedagogy into nursing education in JapanAsako 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...
- Postmodernising clinical supervision in nursingChris 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...
- Stepping out of the box: broadening the dialogue around the organizational implementation of cognitive behavioural psychotherapyJ 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...
- Mediating the meaning of evidence through epistemological diversityDenise Tarlier
School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
Nurs Inq 12:126-34. 2005....
- Tales of sociology and the nursing curriculum: revisiting the debatesKay 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...
- The knowledgeable practice of critical care nurses: a poststructural inquiryBeverley 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...
- Modernity, mental illness and the crisis of meaningM 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....
- Restraint and the question of validityBrodie 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...
- Gilles Deleuze: psychiatry, subjectivity, and the passive synthesis of timeMarc 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....
- A neomodernist perspective for researching chronicityPatricia Liehr
Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL 33431-2048, USA
Arch Psychiatr Nurs 21:345-6. 2007
- 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....
- Analyzing participant produced photographs from an ethnographic study of fatherhood and smokingJ 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...
- Perspectives on midwifery power: an exploration of the findings of the inquiry into peripartum hysterectomy at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, Drogheda, IrelandAnne 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 ..
- [Postmodernism and nursing knowledge development]Lily Yeh
Department of Nursing, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan, ROC
Hu Li Za Zhi 55:73-80. 2008b>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 ..
- A review of evidence-based practice, nursing research and reflection: levelling the hierarchyStefanos 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...
- Grounded theory: a methodological spiral from positivism to postmodernismJane 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...
- Nursing, healthcare, and culture: a view of the year 2050 from Germany and the United kingdomJacqueline 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...
- Discourse, responsible research and positioning the subjectDawn Freshwater
J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 14:111-2. 2007
- Preconceptions and learning to be a nursePeter Gallagher
Universal College of Learning, Palmerston North, New Zealand
Nurse Educ Today 27:878-84. 2007....
- The will to health: a Nietzschean critiqueClinton 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...
- Self-harm and the words that bind: a critique of common perspectivesS Allen
Mental Health, School of Nursing, The University of Salford, Salford, UK
J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 14:172-8. 2007....
- Anthropology and history: the revaluation of history in anthropological researchS 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...
- Dance and sexuality: many movesJudith 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...
- Fuzzy logic and nursingEun 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 ..
- Contemporary psychoanalysis and hypnosisM 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 ..
- The products of the imagination: psychoanalytic theory and postmodern literary criticismK 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 ..
- Towards a feminist global bioethics: addressing women's health concerns worldwideR 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...
- Feminist approaches to social science: epistemological and methodological tenetsR 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...
- Decentering therapy: textual analysis of a narrative therapy sessionS 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...
- The pleasure of the bottomless: postmodernism, chaos and paradigm shiftsG 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...
- The dilemma of contemporary psychoanalysis: toward a "knowing" post-postmodernismAner 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...
- Complexity and postmodernism in contemporary theory of psychoanalytic changeMark 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...
- Does history end with postmodernism? Toward an ultramodern family therapyJ 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 ..
- Between the modern and the postmodern. The possibility of self and progressive understanding in psychologyJ Martin
Faculty of Education, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada
Am Psychol 55:397-406. 2000Psychology 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-..
- Some of our concepts are missing: reflections on the absence of a sociology of organisations in Sociology of Health and IllnessCelia 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...
- [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. 2001A 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"...
- Racisms, heterosexisms, and identities: a semiotic phenomenology of self-understandingJacqueline 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...
- 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 ..
- The shifting architectonics of pain medicine: toward ethical realignment of scientific, medical and market values for the emerging global community--groundwork for policyJames 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...
- Arriving at the postmodern medical consultationGlyn 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 ..
- Nursing their way not our way: working with vulnerable and marginalised populationsDenise 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...
- A contemporary integration of modern and postmodern trends in psychoanalysisMark Leffert
The New Center for Psychoanalysis, USA
J Am Psychoanal Assoc 55:177-97. 2007b>Postmodernism has appeared on the psychoanalytic horizon and with it brought change and some confusion...
- The patient-centred interview: the key to biopsychosocial diagnosis and treatmentP 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-..
- Postmodern health economicsR Mannion
Centre for Health Economics, University of York, Heslington, UK
Health Care Anal 7:255-72. 1999b>Postmodernism and health economics are both concerned with questions about choices and values, risk and uncertainty...
- Reflections on a renaissance of occupationG 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 ..
- Surviving as a postmodern social worker: two Ps and three Rs of direct practiceMichael Ungar
Maritime School of Social Work, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Soc Work 49:488-96. 2004Social workers interested in postmodernism have been provided an abundance of theory, but little to guide them in direct practice in diverse child welfare roles...
- On what basis hope? Modern progress and postmodern possibilitiesS 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 ..
- The importance of context in understanding behavior and promoting healthEdwin 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.
- The "coming of age" of couple therapy: a decade reviewS Johnson
University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
J Marital Fam Ther 26:23-38. 2000..new respect for the diversity of family forms, (6) increased accent on the role of emotion, (7) the influence of postmodernism, (8) greater recognition of couple violence, and (9) the move toward integration across models of treatment.
- An anthropological exploration of contemporary bioethics: the varieties of common senseL Turner
Hastings Center, New York, USA
J Med Ethics 24:127-33. 1998..With regard to these subjects, plural accounts of "common sense" moral reasoning exist...
- Risk: let's look at the bigger pictureJoan Skinner
Women Birth 21:53-4. 2008
- Using deconstruction to educate Generation Y nursing studentsAfua 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...
- Postmodernism and the sacred: reclaiming connection in our greater-than-human worldsN J Moules
University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
J Marital Fam Ther 26:229-40. 2000This article addresses the many faces of postmodernism and offers the critique that postmodernism taken up in a particular extremist way can tend to sacrifice the sacred, the spiritual, and the recognition of our "greater than human&..
- Medicine for the millennium: the challenge of postmodernismJ 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...
- New pragmatism in nursing: the value of revisiting the age of popular scienceBernie Garrett
Nurse Educ Pract 7:355-7. 2007
- [Ethics in committees]Gilbert Hottois
Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Centre de Recherches interdisciplinaires en Bioéthique
J Int Bioethique 18:35-46, 221-2. 2007..The second rule concerns the distinction of types, which is less evident at a time which cultivates postmodernism. The "types" which absolutely must be distinguished are: science, ethics, morals, law, politics...
- Overview of psychiatric ethics VI: newer approaches to the fieldMichael Robertson
Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and Sydney South West Area Health Service Eastern Sector, NSW, Australia
Australas Psychiatry 15:411-6. 2007Objective: The aim of this paper is to consider two recent approaches to moral philosophy - postmodernism and discourse ethics - and evaluate their potential contribution to psychiatric ethics.
- Postmodernism and its application to the field of occupational therapyN Weinblatt
Department of Occupational Therapy, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Tel Aviv 69978, Israel
Can J Occup Ther 68:164-70. 2001This 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...
- Postmodern research: no grounding or privilege, just free-floating trouble makingM Traynor
Centre for Policy on Nursing Research, London School of Hygeine and Tropical Medicine, United Kingdom
Nurs Inq 4:99-107. 1997b>Postmodernism has been criticized as failing to offer, on the one hand, authoritative explanations for social phenomena that might provide a scientific basis for policy formation or, on the other, the philosophical justification for ..
- People with mental disabilities negotiating life in the risk society: a theoretical approachB 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...
- Unpacking disclosure: interrupting unquestioned practicesCarol McDonald
School of Nursing, University of Victoria, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Issues Ment Health Nurs 29:639-49. 2008....
- (Re)cognizing postmodernity: helps for historians--of science especiallyPaul Forman
National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC 20013 7013, USA
Ber Wiss 33:157-75. 2010..era demarcated from modernity by a broad reversal in cultural presuppositions, is distinguished from postmodernism, an intellectual posture adopted by self-identified postmodernists early in postmodernity...
- Relating realist metatheory to issues of gender and mental healthM Bergin
Department of Nursing, School of Health Sciences, Waterford Institute of Technology, Cork Road, Waterford, Ireland
J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 17:442-51. 2010..Arguably, greater depth and explanations for gender and mental health issues are presented within a realist metatheory...
- The Afghan War and 'postmodern' memory: commemoration and the dead of HelmandAnthony King
Br J Sociol 61:1-25. 2010..The article concludes by considering the political implications of this revision of public understanding...
- Current trends in feminist nursing researchEun Ok Im
The University of Texas at Austin, School of Nursing, 1700 Red River St, Austin TX 78701, USA
Nurs Outlook 58:87-96. 2010..Based on these findings, recommendations for future feminist research in nursing are outlined...
- The priesthood of bioethics and the return of casuistryK W Wildes
Center for Ethics, Medicine and Public Issues, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030
J Med Philos 18:33-49. 1993..Without a set of common moral values and rankings, and a moral authority to interpret cases the casuistry of the postmodern age will be pluralistic, that is, there will be many casuistries not just one...
- A nursing manifesto: an emancipatory call for knowledge development, conscience, and praxisPaula N Kagan
DePaul University, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
Nurs Philos 11:67-84. 2010....
- The use of innovative pedagogies in nursing education: an international perspectiveSylvia T Brown
East Carolina University College of Nursing, Greenville, North Carolina, USA
Nurs Educ Perspect 30:153-8. 2009..This study, by describing the current patterns of teaching/learning strategies and approaches used by nurse educators, provides a beginning research base for improving nursing education...
- A confusion of tongues between psychoanalysis and philosophy: is the controversy over drive versus relational theory a philosophical one?Gadi Taub
Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Department of Communications, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
Int J Psychoanal 90:507-27. 2009..that the controversy need not be a philosophical one, and that Relational views are not, in fact, a product of postmodernism, nor are they necessarily dependent on a postmodern epistemology...
- [Beyond Weimar Culture--the significance of the Forman thesis for a cultural approach to the history of science]Helmuth Trischler
Forschungsinstitut für Technik und Wissenschaftsgeschichte des Deutschen Museums, Munchen
Ber Wiss 31:305-10. 2008....
- The essence of life purposePamela J Hodges
The University of Texas Health Science Center, School of Nursing, Houston, TX 77030, USA
Crit Care Nurs Q 32:163-70. 2009..Finally, emerging from this process, the article culminates with a proposed conceptual definition of life purpose, which may be applied broadly to older adults in various critical care settings...
- Long-term antidepressant outcome in bipolar depressionNASSIR 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. ..
- A Multiethnic Internet Study on Menopausal SymptomsEun Ok Im; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- Cancer Pain Management-Decision Support Computer ProgramEun Ok Im; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Treatment for Bipolar Depression: Acute & Prophylactic Efficacy with CitalopramNASSIR 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. ..
- Ethnic Specific Midlife Women's Attitudes Toward Physical ActivityEun 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. ..
- Ethnic Specific Midlife Women's Attitudes Toward Physical ActivityEun 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. ..
- Worksite Phone Counseling for Smoking CessationEdwin 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. ..
- PHYSICAL AGGRESSION: BACKGROUND AND PROXIMAL FACTORSAnn 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. ..
- PREDICTORS OF RELAPSE TO SMOKING IN LUNG CANCEREdwin Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- Ethnic Specific Midlife Women's Attitudes Toward Physical ActivityEun 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. ..