Journal of Nursing Education


Print ISSN: 0148-4834
Online ISSN: 1938-2421

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Nursing education’s premier journal

The Journal of Nursing Education is a monthly, peer-reviewed journal publishing original articles and new ideas for nurse educators in various types and levels of nursing programs for over 50 years. The Journal enhances the teaching-learning process, promotes curriculum development, and stimulates creative innovation and research in nursing education. Begin to explore the Journal and all of its great benefits such as:

•  Features including “Educational Innovations,” “Research Briefs,” and “Syllabus Selections”
•  Access to current articles, as well as several years of archived content
•  Manuscripts posted online just 2 months after acceptance

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  • April 1984
  • Volume 23 · Issue 4
Table of Contents

Conference on Research in Nursing Education

Rheba de Tornyay, RN, EdD, FAAN

RN to BSN: A Quality Alternative Program

Eleanor Sullivan, RN, PhD; Carolyn Brye, RN, MA; Connie Koch, RN, MSN; Joanne Olson, RN, MSN; Wrennae R Shabel, RN, MSN

Forensics as a Teaching/Learning Strategy in Graduate Nursing Education

Gerald T Brouder, RN, PhD; Anna Marie Brock, RN, PhD

Growth and Development of a Nursing Collection

Karen Meier Robinson, RN, MSN; Marianne Hopkins Hutti, RN, MSN; Patricia M Molla, RN, MSN; Sharon Morel, RN, MSN

Research on Males in Nursing

Shirley Davis-Martin, RN, PhD

Fish or Fowl: Nursing's Ambivalence Toward its Symbols

Sally B Hardin, RN, PhD; Denise W Benton, RN, PhD

RNs in an Integrated Curriculum: Credit by Competency Examination

Suzanne Seyler, RN, MSN; Brenda Morgan, RN, MS; JoEllen Datillo, RN, MN; Cynthia S Luke, RN, MS

Contracting for Clinical

Jeannette L Sasmor, RNC, EdD, FAAN

Leadership - What It Is and How To Teach It

Sally A Lawrence, RN, PhD; Rena M Lawrence, RN, PhD