Jerome Bruner
#1893 Overall Influence

Jerome Bruner

American psychologist and scholar

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Jerome Seymour Bruner 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. He taught and did research at Harvard University, the University of Oxford, and New York University. A Review of General Psychology survey, published in 2002, ranked Bruner as the 28th most cited psychologist of the 20th century.

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Harvard University
Harvard University

Private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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Duke University
Duke University

Private university in Durham, North Carolina, United States

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University of Cambridge
University of Cambridge

Collegiate public research university in Cambridge, England, United Kingdom

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New York University
New York University

Private research university in New York City

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Influence Rankings by Discipline

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#23 World Rank #5 USA Rank
Education
#45 World Rank #19 USA Rank
Psychology