Oral history with Jerome S. Bruner 1999

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Oral history with Jerome S. Bruner 1999

 

 

Name:
Bruner, Jerome S. (Jerome Seymour) (Interviewee), Grele, Ronald J (Interviewer)
Title:
Oral history with Jerome S. Bruner 1999
Other Titles:
Reminiscences of Jerome S. Bruner : oral history, 1999
Abstract:
Establishment of Center for Cognitive Studies [Center] at Harvard University through Carnegie Corporation of New York [Carnegie] grant; faculty perception of Center's activities; explanation of Center's research aims; emphasis on pedagogy by research center's leadership; close professional relationships with other researchers receiving Carnegie funding; Center's research topics during first five years: relationship between language and thought, visual perception, cognitive development; publication of Studies in Cognitive Growth; application process for Carnegie grant renewal; Carnegie responsiveness to changes in Center's financial needs; Center's later years: creation of a general education curriculum in cognitive psychology, research on cultural deprivation and early childhood development; implementation of experimental preschool program in Italy; role of Carnegie in fostering community education initiatives
Collection Name:
Carnegie Corporation project. Part 2
Subjects:
Psychologists; Cognitive psychology; Child development; Children with social disabilities--Education (Preschool)--Italy; Bruner, Jerome S. (Jerome Seymour); Harvard Center for Cognitive Studies; Carnegie Corporation of New York; Studies in cognitive growth
Format:
oral histories
Genre:
Interviews
Date:
1999
Physical Description:
38 pages; sound files : digital preservation master, WAV files (96 kHz, 24 bit)
Note (Biographical):
Psychologist.
Note (Funding):
Digital reproduction funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and Carnegie Corporation of New York
Note:
Interviewed by Ronald Grele, Feb. 18, 1999.Digitized from 2 Digital Betacam videotapes: Original available in the Oral History Office, Columbia University LibrariesDigitized from 2 sound cassettes: Original available in the Oral History Office, Columbia University Libraries
Note (Provenance):
Gift of Jerome S. Bruner
Language:
English
Library Location:
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record:
12195042
Digital Project:
Carnegie Digital Past and Future
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-d215-g176