Demonstrate logical and creative thinking in the analysis and application of a theory
Demonstrate logical and creative thinking in the analysis and application of a theory to nursing practice. Concept and theory analysis are powerful tools that assist in providing clarity for our nursing practice. Concept and theory analysis are the vehicles used to demonstrate to others key components of our profession. The steps of concept analysis as listed in your week 4 assignment tab are as follows: The steps are: 1. Select a concept; 2. Determine the purposes of the analysis; 3. Identify all uses of the concept; 4. Identify a model case of the concept; identify each of the following cases: borderline, related, contrary, invented, and illegitimate; 5. Identify consequences and antecedents of the concept; 6. Define empirical references of the concept (Walker & Avant, 2011). Which step of concept analysis do you feel is most critical in theory development? Please explain why. REFERENCE SHOULD NOT BE MORE THAN FIVE YEARS.