Spiritual resources of Chinese immigrants with breast cancer in the USA.

@article{Chiu2001SpiritualRO,
  title={Spiritual resources of Chinese immigrants with breast cancer in the USA.},
  author={Lyren Chiu},
  journal={International journal of nursing studies},
  year={2001},
  volume={38 2},
  pages={175-84}
}
  • Lyren Chiu
  • Published 2001 in International journal of nursing studies
A synthesis of ethnographic and phenomenological research approaches was used to investigate spiritual resource as the lived experience of Chinese immigrants with breast cancer in the US. The assumptions for the phenomena in this study were based upon Tu's cultural China and Confucian spirituality, as well as van Manen's phenomenological perspectives and Kleinman's ethnographic works. Fifteen Chinese immigrants with breast cancer in the US were recruited. The results reveal six cultural themes… CONTINUE READING