Journal of Theory Construction and Testing

Journal of Theory Construction and Testing is a magazine specializing in Science topics.

Articles from Vol. 15, No. 2, Fall

Knowledge Development for Master Teachers
Abstract:The discipline of nursing borrows much knowledge from basic sciences, human science, and education. Knowledge development for master teachers in nursing education is based on nursing's epistemological and ontological foundations. The concept...
Martha Rogers at the Lapin Agile
Lapin Agile is a legendary cabaret located in the Montmartre district of Paris just steps from Sacre Couer Basilica and the scandalous Moulin Rouge. Founded in the mid-1 9* century, Lapin Agile, which translates Nimble Rabbit, became a favorite hangout...
Testing a Theory of Health Promotion for Preterm Infants Based on Levine's Conservation Model of Nursing
Abstract:Neonatal nurses play an essential role in supporting preterm infants during their critical adaptation to extrauterine life. The study's purpose was to test a middle range Theory of Health Promotion for Preterm Infants based on Levine's Conservation...
The Client Experience Model: Synthesis and Application to African Americans with Multiple Sclerosis
Abstract:African Americans with multiple sclerosis experience significant vulnerability and healthcare disparities. The Client Experience Model (CEM) is a broad-based middle range theory for delivery of nursing care that facilitates positive healthcare...
Tolerance: A Concept Analysis
Abstract:The concept of tolerance is analyzed using a method outlined by Walker and Avant. This analysis clarifies the meaning of tolerance in such diverse disciplines as nursing, medicine, social science, and theological education. Although tolerance...