Week 3: Care or Caring Paradigm
Analyzing the Theory of Culture Care Diversity and Universality
Reading Study Guide: Chapter 17
Directions: Answer the following items in two to three sentences and submit your responses by Day 4. Possible Points: 20
1. What are the three major theoretical tenets of Madeleine Leininger’s Theory of Cultural Care Diversity & Universality (aka Cultural Care Theory [CCT])?
2. Summarize in your own words the major assumptions of Madeleine Leininger’s CCT?
3. The Sunrise Enabler Guide: When using the guide to provide client care, the nurse may begin anywhere on the Enabler. Where would you start? Why?
4. The phrase “nursing intervention” is not a part of Leininger’s CCT. Explain why.