Concept determination of human dignity.

  title={Concept determination of human dignity.},
  author={Margareta Edlund and Lillemor Lindwall and Ir{\'e}ne von Post and Unni {\AA} Lindstr{\"o}m},
  journal={Nursing ethics},
  volume={20 8},
This study presents findings from an ontological and contextual determination of the concept of dignity. The study had a caritative and caring science perspective and a hermeneutical design. The aim of this study was to increase caring science knowledge of dignity and to gain a determination of dignity as a concept. Eriksson's model for conceptual determination is made up of five part-studies. The ontological and contextual determination indicates that dignity can be understood as absolute… CONTINUE READING


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