Select Orem’s theory and discuss  how it influenced the development of nursing research.

Write a 350-word essay explaining the selected researcher or event and the contribution to research and nursing development. How does the researcher or event shape the multiple paradigm of nursing?

TWO of the terms required to be used in your written assignment for Week One is the use of the terms paradigm and multiple paradigm of nursing.  These terms MUST BE USED to receive full credit.

Here is a definition:

A paradigm is defined as assumptions, beliefs, habits, and practices that are accepted by a society of researchers.  Paradigms are approved “by communities of scholars with shared beliefs about the nature of reality and knowledge construction”.  The four main paradigms used in nursing are: “positivist, post-positivist, interpretive and critical societal theory”.  The positivist paradigm is