ERIC Number: ED109467
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972
Reference Count: 0
Continuing Education in Nursing: A Review of North American Literature 1960-1970. W. K. Kellogg Project Report No. 4.
Nakamoto, June; Verner, Coolie
The literature review of continuing education in nursing surveys 123 journal articles, books, conference reports and proceedings, and other publications published between 1960 and 1970. The review is divided into the following sections: prologue, which surveys the health professions, and new directions and limitations within them; the profession and continuing education, which examines nurse composition and distribution and concern for continuing education; participation in continuing education, which discusses characteristics of participants and their reasons for participation or not; program organization and administration, which examines sponsors of programs, program administration, some sample programs, and recurring issues and trends; summary, which synthesizes the literature on nursing; and epilogue, which summarizes participation, programs, and research for the four health professions of nursing, medicine, pharmacy, and dentistry; and references. (JR)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Kellogg Foundation, Battle Creek, MI.; Woodward (P.A.) Foundation, Vancouver (British Columbia).
Authoring Institution: British Columbia Univ., Vancouver. Adult Education Research Centre.; British Columbia Univ., Vancouver. Div. of Continuing Education in the Health Sciences.