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This ground-breaking book is designed to enable nurses to understand the process of planned change. It presents overviews of three widely accepted change theories as well as a new systems-orientated planned change theory, and shows the implications of the theories for nursing practice.
Chapter 10: Lewin's Microtheories
In the nursing world, “everybody knows” that the words unfreeze, move, and freeze belong to Lewin. But Lewin's theories offer a great deal more than these three famous words indicate. This chapter and the next two chapters of the book explore that “something more” and offer suggestions for its use. This [Page 118]chapter presents Lewin's theoretical work that pertains to planned change. ...