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 ye ars: 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
Origin Information
1999
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 Libraries
Digitized 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
Also In
Carnegie Corporation of New York Digital Archive
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-d215-g176
Related URLs
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