Jerome Bruner - Quotes

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Education must, be not only a transmission of culture but also a provider of alternative views of the world and a strengthener of the will to explore them. ---->>>

Learners are encouraged to discover facts and relationships for themselves. ---->>>

There is a deep question whether the possible meanings that emerge from an effort to explain the experience of art may not mask the real meanings of a work of art. ---->>>

The shrewd guess, the fertile hypothesis, the courageous leap to a tentative conclusion - these are the most valuable coins of the thinker at work. But in most schools guessing is heavily penalized and is associated somehow with laziness. ---->>>

One seeks to equip the child with deeper, more gripping, and subtler ways of knowing the world and himself. ---->>>

In the perception of the incongruous stimuli, the recognition process is temporarily thwarted and exhibits characteristics which are generally not observable in the recognition of more conventional stimuli. ---->>>

Stimuli, however, do not act upon an indifferent organism. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 10-01, 1915
Birthplace:
Die: 2016-06-05
Occupation: Psychologist
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Jerome Seymour Bruner (October 1, 1915 – June 5, 2016) was an American psychologist who made significant contributions to human cognitive psychology and cognitive learning theory in educational psychology. Bruner was a senior research fellow at the New York University School of Law. He received a B (wikipedia)