Professionalism and the evolution of nursing as a discipline: a feminist perspective.

  • Judith Wuest
  • Published 1994 in
    Journal of professional nursing : official…

Abstract

The evolution of nursing knowledge and nursing as a practice discipline has been stunted by the quest for professionalism. Liberal and socialist feminist theory clarifies the hazards inherent in the masculine institution of professionalism for a predominately female discipline. Socialist feminist theoretical perspectives facilitate a vision of nursing that… (More)

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@article{Wuest1994ProfessionalismAT, title={Professionalism and the evolution of nursing as a discipline: a feminist perspective.}, author={Judith Wuest}, journal={Journal of professional nursing : official journal of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing}, year={1994}, volume={10 6}, pages={357-67} }