The performance of caring: The construction of nursing care for people with dementia who live in residential facilities and wander
Cope, Sarah N. (2016) The performance of caring: The construction of nursing care for people with dementia who live in residential facilities and wander. Professional Doctorate thesis, Queensland University of Technology.
This research adopted a social interpretive framework informed by symbolic interactionism and dramaturgy. The key finding was that a social order of practice was constructed in the residential aged care facilities through participant interpretations of spatial and temporal frames within the RACF setting. The participants used space and time to organise and mediate the ways in which they worked with people with dementia who wander.
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|Item Type:||QUT Thesis (Professional Doctorate)|
|Supervisor:||Windsor, Carol & Beattie, Elizabeth|
|Keywords:||Time, Space, Aged care, Behavioural Symptoms of Dementia, Need Driven Behaviour, Personal Care Assistant, Wander, Residential Aged Care Facility, Symbolic Interactionism, dementia|
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Health
Current > Institutes > Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation
Current > Schools > School of Nursing
|Institution:||Queensland University of Technology|
|Deposited On:||01 Jul 2016 00:07|
|Last Modified:||01 Jul 2016 00:07|
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