Philosophical views

Instructions: This paper is an analysis of two (preferably) contrasting philosophical views in the development of practice. Define, describe, explain, and analyze each of the two philosophical views, using examples from professional nursing literature. Analyze examples from nursing literature that utilize both your chosen philosophical […]

Reflection on belief or passion

Instructions: In this project, you will write a short essay that reflects your belief or passion about a particular part of your professional experience. This project will help you refresh your writing skills to prepare for the rest of your graduate program. Organizing complex and […]

Secular combatants and Christian combatants

Instructions: Entwistle asserts: “those with whom we disagree often have things to teach us… [we must] ask ourselves what is to be learned and appreciated” from those with whom we disagree. Identify at least 3 things that you appreciate/can learn from those who hold the […]


Instructions: Define epistemology and describe the 3 models of how certain we are that our perceptions mirror reality.  Which position do you hold, and why?  What are the different methods of knowing (see Entwistle chapter 5)?  What are the limitations of these (or any) methods […]

Ethical standards

Question: Select only 1 of the following focal questions to answer to help formulate your thesis statement:  Businesses can have ethical standards, but businesses are not moral agents. Do you agree or disagree?Is it true that the “bottom line” of a business is profit and profit alone?In […]