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Emancipatory Policies for Environmental Health

March 26, 2018 by


Our current featured article addresses one of the most pressing issues of our time – environmental health.  The article is titled “Environmental Health: Advancing Emancipatory Policies for the Common Good,” authored by Sarah K. Valentine-Maher, MSN, RN, FNP; Patricia G. Butterfield, PhD, RN, FAAN; and Gary Laustsen, PhD, RN, FNP, FAANP, FAAN.  The article is available […]

Upstream Courage, Upstream Action

January 31, 2017 by


In the next few days, the first issue of the 40th volume of ANS will be published.  This issue will feature articles submitted in response to the issue topic “ANS Retrospective.” The first article we are featuring is authored by Patricia G. Butterfield, PhD, RN, FAAN, titled “Thinking Upstream: A 25-Year Retrospective and Conceptual Model Aimed […]

Nursing and the Environment

February 2, 2012 by


Valentine’s Day edit: Here is a link to narrated slides from the presentation I gave last week. Redefining the Metalanguage of Nursing Presentation “Lost Souls” by Richard Cowling ~ 2002 NurseManifest Research Study I just watched the film “The Politics of Caring” featured on the website and oh, does it make some powerful statements […]