Psychology and Sociology in Nursing

Binding: Paperback
Pages: 200
Pub Date: 22/06/2012
ISBN: 9780857255297
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Quick overview Written specificially for nursing students and nurses and linked to the new NMC standards, this book combines psychological and social issues relevant to nursing at an introductory level.
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This book explores the sociology and psychology relevant to nursing and explains why it is so important to understand these subjects in order to be a good nurse. It has been written specifically for nursing students, and explains clearly the key concepts in both disciplines that they need to grasp. Chapters move from the individual to wider societal issues and look at the psychological and sociological basis of professional values, interpersonal relationships, nursing practice, decision making, leadership and management and teamworking. Each of the fields of nursing are explored to show the specific application of these disciplines to each.

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