The contents are: Editors, Contributors, Foreword - Anne Marie Rafferty, Preface, Acknowledgements, and Abbreviations. Part 1 includes: The Reality Of Nursing Research: Historical And Political Context Introduction; Chapter 1 - Where Are We Now? ...
Chapter 2 - How Did We Get There? Chapter 3 - Expectations Of Research; Chapter 4 - The Research Field; and Chapter 5 - The Continuum Of Research Engagement. Part 2 includes: The Reality Of Nursing Research - Tales From The Field; Introduction; Chapter 6 - Selecting A Topic by Nicola Evans and Linda Edmunds; Chapter 7 - Negotiating A Proposal Through Gate-Keeping Committees by Davina Allen and Ben Hannigan; Chapter 8 - Data Generation by Ben Hannigan; Chapter 9 - Researching Practice, Service Delivery And Organization by Lisa Franklin and Chris Martinsen; Chapter 10 - Researching Your Own Clients/Students by Lesley Lowes and Keith Weeks; Chapter 11 - Relationship With The Data (Analysis) by Davina Allen and Patricia Lyne; Chapter 12 - Relationship With Multidisciplinary Research Teams by Sally Rees and Sue Bale; Chapter 13 - Disseminating Research Findings by Philip Satherley and Patricia Lyne; and Conclusion.