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The Crisis of Care free pdf By combining stories of care, the reflections of caregiving practitioners, and interpretations of caregiving within a larger social and theoretical framework, this collection identifies the values and skills involved in quality caregiving at the individual level and affirms their importance for reshaping our public caregiving institutions. Contributors from the fields of medicine, nursing, teaching, ministry, sociology, psychotherapy, theology, and philosophy articulate their values, hopes, commitments, and practices both in theoretical essays and in narratives of caregiving that reveal the complexities of skillful practice.

About Susan S. Phillips

Susan S. Phillips is executive director of New College Berkeley. Patricia Benner is a professor in the Department of Physiological Nursing at the University of California, San Francisco.

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Author : Susan S. Phillips
Publisher : Georgetown University Press
Data Published : 01 September 1995
ISBN : 0878405992
EAN : 9780878405992
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 208 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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