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Module Reading List

International Healthcare, 2019/20, Semester 2
Jimmy Choo
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Essential reading

LEININGER, M.M. 1991. Culture care diversity and universality: a theory of nursing. 2nd edition. New York: McGraw-Hill

WATT, S, LAW, K, OTS, U and WAAGO, K. 2002. Reflections across boundaries: the European nursing module. Journal of Transcultural Nursing; 13 (4) pp. 318-9

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CUNNINGHAM, L. 1993.  Student skills for the new Europe. Leeds: Higher Education for Capability.

DALY, J, SPEEDY, S, JACKSON D and DERBYSHIRE, P. (eds) 2010. Contexts of Nursing: an introduction. 3rd ed. Oxford: Blackwell Publishing.

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH. 2004. Code of Practice for the International Recruitment of Healthcare Professionals. London. D.H. Available from:

DOBSON, S.M. 1991 Transcultural nursing: a contemporary imperative. London: Scutari Press.

GERRISH, K, HUSBAND, C and MACKENZIE, J. 1996. Nursing for a multi ethnic society. Buckingham: OU Press.

GHAYE, T and LILLYMAN, S 2010. Reflection : principles and practice for healthcare professionals. 2nd ed. Wiltshire: Quay.

GUIRDHAM, M. 2005. Communicating across cultures. 2nd ed. London: MacMillan Press Ltd.

HOLLAND, K and HOGG, C 2010. Cultural awareness in nursing and health care. 2nd ed. London: Arnold.

KAVANAGH, K and KENNEDY, P.H. 1992.  Promoting cultural diversity: strategies for health care professionals. California: Sage Publications.

KOSKINEN, L and TOSSAVINEN, K. 2000. Benefits/problems of enhancing students intercultural competence. British Journal of Nursing; 12 (6) pp.369-377.

LEE, N. 1997. Learning from abroad: the benefits for nursing. Journal of Nursing Management; 5(6) pp. 359-365

PAPADOPOULOS, I, TILKI, M and TAYLOR, G. 1998. Transcultural care: a guide for health care. Wiltshire: Mark Allen Publishing

QUINN, S and RUSSELL, S (eds) 1993. Nursing – the European dimension. Harrow: Scutari

SAVAGE, J and HEIJNEN, S. (Eds) 1997. Nursing in Europe: a resource for better health. Copenhagen: World Health Publications

SPENCE, D.G. 2001. Prejudice, paradox and possibility: nursing people from cultures other than one’s own. Journal of Transcultural Nursing; 12(2) pp. 100-106

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Useful websites

European Nursing Module Network

RCN - transcultural health care practice   

You will be given information on how to access the ENM student discussion room on University of Brighton website: This will provide a forum for discussion for all students in the Network who are undertaking the module for the four weeks prior to Exchange, during and four weeks after the Exchange.

This list was last updated on 29/01/2019