1) Select one metaparadigm (person, health, nursing, or environment). 2) Describe the metaparadigms significance specific to your nursing practice. 3) Compare and contrast two nursing theorists’ individual interpretations of the selected nursing metaparadigms. INCLUDE IN YOUR RESPONSE TO CLASSMATEs DISCUSSION POST: To ensure that your responses are substantive, use at least three of these prompts: 1) Compare your selected metaparadigm with your peers selections in terms of its relevance and significance 2) Contrast the significance of the metaparadigms to your practice with that presented by your peers. 3) Share any additional thoughts about the four metaparadigms. * In responding to your colleagues postings offer alternative questions and rationales for your suggestions. (Please state an open ended question in your response discussion post for my classmate to respond to) * Present new references that support your opinions. Support with at least 1 scholarly peer reviewed journal article to support your position is required. Peer reviewed journals must be LESS than 5 YEARS OLD, and from the UNITED STATES. (Your text book may be used as a source but does NOT count toward the 1 required references). References must be different from the references used in My Initial Discussion Post and Respond to this Post. I have uploaded a document labeled My Initial Discussion Post and Respond to this Post, so you can see the references used as well as the context. APA formatting applies and includes the following for your response post A) In text citations in APA format B) Reference list in APA format (include doi) Your response should be 250-300 words. In text citations do count in the word count, but references do not. Grading Rubric: Contribution of New Ideas 1. Contributed new information to the discussion by bringing in relevant ideas from outside course (prior knowledge). 2. Shared new perspective or analysis of ideas. 3. Substantive comments and questions that significantly helped to move the discussion forward. 4. One scholarly article in responding classmates essay are cited. Expression of Ideas; APA Style 1. Elaborated on ideas of classmate by sharing additional examples and adding further explanation 2. Discussion was expressed in a clear and respectful manner 3. APA style adhered to.