Gladys McPherson, PhD, RN

Assistant Professor (on leave)

UBC School of Nursing
T201 2211 Wesbrook Mall
Vancouver, BC
Canada V6T 2B5

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Mahon, P. & McPherson, G. A view from inside: Critical ethnography for inquiry into nurses’ decisions to stay in or leave bedside nursing. Accepted for publication by Nurse Researcher, November 4, 2013.

Rodney, P., d’Agincourt Canning, L., McPherson, G., Anderson, J., McDonald, M., Pauly, B.M., Burgess, M., & Phillips, J.C. (2013). Working within the landscape: Ethics in Practice. J.L Storch, P. Rodney & R. Starzomski (Eds), Toward a Moral Horizon: Nursing Ethics for Leadership and Practice (2nd ed., pp. 254-281). Toronto: Pearson.

Rodney, P., Burgess, M., Phillips, J.C., McPherson, G & Brown, H. (2013). Our theoretical landscape: A brief history of health care ethics. In J.L Storch, P. Rodney & R. Starzomski (Eds), Toward a Moral Horizon: Nursing Ethics for Leadership and Practice (2nd ed., pp. 59-83). Toronto: Pearson.

Brown, H. & McPherson, G. (2012). Maternal and child health. In L.L. Stamler & L. Yiu (Eds), Community Health Nursing: A Canadian Perspective, (3rd Ed.), pp. 253-266. Toronto, Canada: Pearson.

McPherson, G. (2007) Book review. Bosek and Savage: The Ethical Component of Nursing Education: Integrating Ethics into Clinical Experience. Nurse Education Today, 27(6), 965-966.

McPherson, G., & Thorne, S. (2006). Exploiting exceptions to enhance interpretive qualitative health research: Insights from the study of cancer communication. International Journal of Qualitative Methods, 5(2), Article 1.

Thorne, S.E., Henderson, A.D., McPherson, G.I., & Pesut, B.K. (2004). The problematic allure of the binary in nursing theoretical discourse. Nursing Philosophy 5, 208–215. [Reprinted in P.G. Reed & N.C. Shearer (2009), Perspectives on Nursing Theory (5th Ed.). New York: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins].

Thorne, S., McGuinness, L., McPherson, G., Con, A., Cunningham, M., Harris, S.R. (2004). Health care communication issues in fibromyalgia: An interpretive description. Physiotherapy Canada, 56(1), 31-38.

Rodney, R., Burgess, M., McPherson, G., & Brown, H. (2004). Our theoretical landscape: A brief history of health care ethics. In Storch, J., Rodney, P. & Starzomski, R (Eds.), Toward a moral horizon: Nursing ethics for leadership and practice. (pp. 56-76). Toronto, ON:Pearson.

McPherson, G., Rodney, P., McDonald, M., Storch, J., Pauly, B., & Burgess, M. (2004). Working within the landscape: Applications in health care ethics. In J. L. Storch, P. Rodney & R. Starzomski (Eds.), Toward a moral horizon: Nursing ethics for leadership and practice. (pp. 98-125). Toronto:Prentice Hall.

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