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Author O'Connor, Laserina, author

Title The nature of scholarship, a career legacy map and advanced practice : an important triad / Laserina O'Connor
Published Cham, Switzerland : Springer, [2019]
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Description 1 online resource
Series Advanced practice in nursing
Advanced practice in nursing
Contents Chapter 1. The Nature of Scholarship -- Chapter 2. Boyers Pillars of Scholarship -- Chapter 3. Transforming scholarly practice into clinical scholarship -- Chapter 4. The spectrum of clinical scholarship -- Chapter 5. Doctorate of Nursing Practice -- Advanced practice in essence is a pyramid for clinical scholarship -- Chapter 6. The Science of Cartography -- Chapter 7. Reflections of a 'joint chair-advanced nurse practitioner on finding meaning in a patients story allied with clinical scholarship
Summary This book, endorsed by the International Council of Nurses, explores a new conversation around scholarly talents for advanced candidate /nurse practitioners that comprise a variety of forms such as teaching, synthesis, discovery, engagement and application. It offers an expansive view of Boyer's scholarship, with a call to action for advanced candidate /nurse practitioners to thoughtfully plan and map their personal goals and capabilities, that will mark them as professionals and future scholars needed in today's challenging and changing professional workplace. Knowing how to apply the various forms of scholarship to problems of practice within one's field of expertise and the implications of Boyer's pillars of scholarship for advanced candidate / nurse practitioners are interweaved throughout this book. The volume discusses the science of career cartography, alongside legacy planning and career mapping. The toolkit illustrates a guide for advanced candidate /nurse practitioners to create their individual career legacy map and reflect on how they wish to contribute to the discipline of nursing, while working to improve the lives of others. This book serves as a catalyst for robust conversations among scholar practitioners on the very nature of clinical scholarship
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed May 30, 2019)
Subject Nursing students -- Scholarships, fellowships, etc
Nursing -- Scholarships, fellowships, etc
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Reference.
MEDICAL -- Alternative Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Atlases.
MEDICAL -- Essays.
MEDICAL -- Family & General Practice.
MEDICAL -- Holistic Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Osteopathy.
Nursing students -- Scholarships, fellowships, etc.
Nursing -- Scholarships, fellowships, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 3319916955