Jerome Bruner

1915 - 2016

Jerome Bruner

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.A. in 1937 from Duke University and a Ph.D. from Harvard University in 1941. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jerome Bruner has received more than 708,023 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 29th most popular psychologist.

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Among psychologists, Jerome Bruner ranks 29 out of 169Before him are Melanie Klein, Daniel Kahneman, Hermann Ebbinghaus, Paul Ekman, Alfred Binet, and Milton H. Erickson. After him are Lawrence Kohlberg, Irvin D. Yalom, Hans Eysenck, Alfred Kinsey, Gustav Fechner, and Eric Berne.

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Among people born in 1915, Jerome Bruner ranks 17Before him are Arthur Miller, Yitzhak Shamir, Eli Wallach, Paul Samuelson, Hu Yaobang, and Billie Holiday. After him are Joachim Peiper, Fred Hoyle, Saul Bellow, Sviatoslav Richter, Paul Tibbets, and Stanley Matthews. Among people deceased in 2016, Jerome Bruner ranks 19Before him are Alan Rickman, Boutros Boutros-Ghali, Dario Fo, Andrzej Wajda, Cesare Maldini, and Islam Karimov. After him are Alvin Toffler, Abbas Kiarostami, George Michael, John Glenn, João Havelange, and Nancy Reagan.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jerome Bruner ranks 382 out of 12,171Before him are Yehudi Menuhin (1916), John Coltrane (1926), Sharon Stone (1958), Charlie Parker (1920), Milton H. Erickson (1901), and Eminem (1972). After him are Alvin Toffler (1928), Franklin Pierce (1804), John Dillinger (1903), Jack Lemmon (1925), Percy Williams Bridgman (1882), and William McKinley (1843).

Among PSYCHOLOGISTS In United States

Among psychologists born in United States, Jerome Bruner ranks 10Before him are Carl Rogers (1902), B. F. Skinner (1904), John B. Watson (1878), Edward Thorndike (1874), Paul Ekman (1934), and Milton H. Erickson (1901). After him are Lawrence Kohlberg (1927), Irvin D. Yalom (1931), Alfred Kinsey (1894), Gordon Allport (1897), Howard Gardner (1943), and Philip Zimbardo (1933).

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