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    Florence Nightingale: Environmental Theory Introduction Learning what Environmental theory and how it was developed, I will give a background regarding the theorist. According to Barbara Dossey, the year 2010 marks 100 years since the death of Florence Nightingale (1820-1910) at age 90. Nightingale was the philosophical founder of modern nursing and the first recognized nurse theorist. She had a holistic and integrative perspective, as she focused on the individual and collective, the inner and outer, and human and nonhuman concerns. Nightingale delved into the most basic needs of human beings and all aspects of the environment. She also used what today are recognized as integrative modalities/ therapies such as light, music, relaxation, aromatherapy,…

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    explaining what happened and even including personal effects when possible (Gill & Gill, 2005, p. 1804). The drastic alterations in care put into place after her work in Crimea began her career of social reform. Upon returning Florence worked to open the St. Thomas School to train nurses for hospital work (Monteiro, 1985). She did not have small aspirations, “ventur[ing] into the public world of factories, mills, hospitals, poorhourses, prisons, garrisons and schools” (Clements, 2006, p.…

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    QUESTION 1: Which of the stories in the book resonated with you? Why? What impact did they have on you? It is quite fascinating to find out that there is an organization that works to encourage and fund social entrepreneurship. It is not only a genius idea in practice, but it is a form of motivation, showing people that there is a big support for something like that. Amongst those who have demonstrated in their social entrepreneurship, the story of the Gloria de Souza and Florence Nightingale…

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    “Delightful scenes, whether in nature, painting, or poetry, have a kindly influence on the body, as well as the mind, and not only serve to clear and brighten the imagination, but are able to disperse grief and melancholy, and to set the animal spirits in pleasing and agreeable motions”. The most important consideration when asking if this quote from Joseph Addison is invariably true is the definition of the word delightful. If ‘delightful’ is taken to mean ‘causing delight’, then the quote…

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    The issue of the environment, a topic of discussion that seems to be receiving more and more traction with each passing day, is all anyone seems to be talking about. Today it is hard not to be bombarded with images and news of environmental degradation this way and that. What that exactly means for humans, other species, and the world as a whole, is an ever-growing question that has yet to be fully answered. By conducting a survey, I was able to gather information regarding how the students in…

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    In our current time, our planet is facing severe environmental crisis. The future of the human race is uncertain to our indiscriminate consumption of resources and irresponsible pollution on Earth. Environmental problems such as climate change account for one of the biggest issues in the world today. Due to the lack of exposure and education, most people are often unaware or misinformed. Environmental protection is the practice of protecting the natural environment for the benefit of all living…

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    restored. Nature is one of the most important gift from God. In the book of Genesis, before God even created Adam and Eve, he created the land, the sea, flowers, trees and all other things which relate to the environment. The media are full of stories about environmental disasters including global warming, endangered species, deforestation, nuclear accidents and much more. We fail to realize how important it is to keep the environment we live in. Without…

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    I have done. Spiritual Health (answer below in a minimum of 50 words) My spiritual health went from 35 to 36 over the weeks of this class. I have made an effort to maintain harmonious relationships and develop direction and purpose. One thing that I have begun doing is listening to a weekly podcast that is related to spiritual health. The podcast focuses on faith, values, beliefs, and morals. I feel as though listening to this short podcast has helped me relieve stress and improve my spiritual…

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    With the 2016 ISO 14001 environmental recertification audit looming on the horizon, it’s important that we all know our role in the site’s Environmental Management System (EMS). A large part of our Environmental Management System and ISO certification relies on the identification and management of our Environmental Aspects. An Environmental Aspect is any activity carried out at the mill that does or may have an impact on the environment. This can range from activities associated with…

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    and is extremely forceful to the individuals who restrict her perspective. She is extremely compelling at expressing her sentiment to her gathering of people. For my “I say” I feel that all three short essays, dealt with important information that everyone needs to know. All of the authors inform us on what is going on in today’s society. I say if it were not for the authors we wouldn’t have noticed these issues. Knowing that there are different issues occurring in today’s society we can…

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