Public health realities in the United States indicate that unsafe physical surroundings, oppressive social arrangements, economic impoverishment, and political disenfranchisement threaten the safety and well-being of countless aggregates.
To affect change in health-damaging conditions, nurses are argued to join with vulnerable groups, working together to expose oppressive situations and take action.
As a guide for such emancipatory practice, the use of critical theories as the conceptual basis for community health nursing is advocated.
Mots-clés Pascal : Infirmier, Personnel sanitaire, Pratique professionnelle, Médecine sociale, Communauté, Modèle théorique, Homme, Rôle professionnel, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Nurse, Health staff, Professional practice, Social medicine, Community, Theoretical model, Human, Occupational role, United States, North America, America
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 92-0171237
Code Inist : 002B30A05. Création : 199406.