Nursing Philosophy

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Edited By: Derek Sellman

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ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2013: 79/104 (Nursing (Social Science)); 82/106 (Nursing (Science))

Online ISSN: 1466-769X

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Nursing Philosophy is the official journal of the International Philosophy of Nursing Society (IPONS).

The 2014 philosophy of nursing (post)graduate essay prize

Sponsored by the International Philosophy of Nursing Society (IPONS) and Nursing Philosophy, two prizes are available for the best essays on any aspect of philosophy as it relates to nursing or other health or social care practice. The essay should demonstrate philosophical understanding of an area of practice, research, or education and should have clear application to one or more of those domains.

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2013 philosophy of nursing (post)graduate essay prize

Announcing the winner of the 2013 competition: Petrovskaya, O. (2014), Is there nursing phenomenology after Paley? Essay on rigorous reading. Read the winning essay and the rest of the issue for free.