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Review of the book Hildegard Peplau: Psychiatric nurse of the century.

UNCG Author/Contributor (non-UNCG co-authors, if there are any, appear on document)
Mona M. Shattell, Associate Professor (Creator)
Institution
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG )
Web Site: http://library.uncg.edu/

Abstract: Barbara Callaway’s new biography Hildegard Peplau: Psychiatric Nurse of the Century is a well-written important contribution to nursing. The book chronicles the life of Hildegard Peplau, the “mother of psychiatric nursing,” and concomitantly educates the reader about nursing history and nursing politics. The author’s goals were achieved if her goals were to enlighten, educate, and stimulate.

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Publication
Issues in Mental Health Nursing, 24(3), 377-378
Language: English
Date: 2003
Keywords
Review, Nursing, Hildegard Peplau