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King

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Imogene M. Nursing educator, administrator, researcher, and practitioner. She developed a conceptual framework for nursing at a time when nursing was striving for status as a science and for recognition as a legitimate profession. From her conceptual system, a theory of goal attainment was derived, within which she developed a transaction process model that makes her theory a middle range theory. Her ideas have been tested in research and used by practitioners and educators. Several other theories have been derived from her conceptual system.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

King

(king),
Earl J., Canadian biochemist, 1901-1962. See: King unit, King-Armstrong unit.
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A regional term for cocaine
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of joy" to which he adds, "That's what I call a magnifier." (50) Hamm repeats Prospero's lines from The Tempest, "Our revels now are ended" as a marker of his kinglike status but also as the creator of the play in which he is both author and actor.
In the centuries that followed, the Percys achieved almost kinglike status in the region, fighting in major battles against the Scots, the French and sometimes their own countrymen and rulers.