Adversity and Advancing Nursing Knowledge

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This column reports the theme of adversity addressed in reference to theoretical and metatheoretical considerations for advancing nursing knowledge. The development and content of three classic nursing theories are presented by Neuman representatives, and by theorists King and Roy. Topics for continued dialogue are identified as derived from the interface between philosophy of science issues and these theories.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)133-134
Number of pages2
JournalNursing science quarterly
Issue number2
StatePublished - Apr 2008


  • adversity
  • knowledge
  • metatheory
  • nursing theory
  • philosophy of science

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Nursing(all)


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