Provide a brief example of a concept to analyze in our nursing profession (e.g., caring, healing, comfort, diversity). Briefly outline the steps in the analysis of this concept.
In this thread we will continue the learning process by applying the steps of a concept analysis. Each theory is based on concepts that define and enhance the researcher’s phenomenon of interest.
In this thread you will respond to and discuss: Provide a brief example of a concept to analyze in our nursing profession (e.g., caring, healing, comfort, diversity). Briefly outline the steps in the analysis of this concept.
You will use this thread to help prepare for your Week 4 assignment, Concept Analysis. Pick a one-word concept of interest to you or one from the list (found in the concept analysis paper guidelines posted in Doc-sharing) both for your Concept Analysis paper and for this week’s discussion. Read the Guidelines & Scoring Rubric before you select your concept to make sure it will be appropriate to meet the assignment requirements.
The document, Overview of Analysis Steps in Doc Sharing will be very helpful in responding to this topic question.
The course outcomes that will be used to guide the learning process are:
· Analyze the theories from nursing and relevant fields with respect to their components, relationships among the components, logic of the propositions, comprehensiveness, and utility to advanced nursing. (PO #1)
· Demonstrate logical and creative thinking in the analysis and application of a theory to nursing practice. (PO #4)