An Exploration of Practice Development Evaluation: Unearthing Praxis

Val Wilson, Sally Hardy, Bob Brown

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This chapter contains sections titled:
- Introduction
- Praxis
- Praxis evaluation
- Evaluation and practice development
- Reviewing the literature
- Evaluation of PD
- Exploring praxis evaluation
- An example of praxis evaluation
- Praxis unearthed
- References
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationInternational Practice Development in Nursing and Healthcare
EditorsKim Manley, Brendan McCormack, Val Wilson
Number of pages21
ISBN (Electronic)9781444319491
ISBN (Print)9781405156769
Publication statusPublished - 13 Nov 2009


  • 'praxis evaluation'-core components of PD work evaluation
  • Action learning group (ALG) for nurse educators
  • CINAHL and MEDLINE electronic databases
  • Critical questioning and reflection-supporting critical consideration
  • Evaluation and practice development
  • Exploring praxis evaluation
  • International Practice Development Colloquium (IPDC)
  • IPDC and notion of critical creativity
  • Praxis evaluation and critical reflection notion
  • Praxis evaluation through IPDC 5-day schools in Europe and Australasia

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