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Relational autonomy: an example from breast cancer nursing

Twomey, Mary (2011). Relational autonomy: an example from breast cancer nursing. Ethics and Social Welfare, 5(4) pp. 408–413.

URL: http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/pdf/10.1080/1749653...
DOI (Digital Object Identifier) Link: https://doi.org/10.1080/17496535.2011.622502
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Abstract

This article is an exploration of how the concept of relational autonomy might be applied in practice. The discussion uses the example of breast cancer nursing as a lens through which to consider how a view of autonomy as relational might affect the ways in which practitioners work with their clients.

Item Type: Journal Item
Copyright Holders: 2011 Taylor & Francis
ISSN: 1749-6543
Keywords: autonomy; relational autonomy; feminist ethics; nursing; breast cancer
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS) > Health, Wellbeing and Social Care
Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS)
Research Group: Innovation, Knowledge & Development research centre (IKD)
Item ID: 35519
Depositing User: Mary Twomey
Date Deposited: 23 Nov 2012 09:30
Last Modified: 02 May 2018 13:47
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/35519
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