Acts of Meaning: Four Lectures on Mind and Culture (The Jerusalem-Harvard Lectures)

Acts of Meaning: Four Lectures on Mind and Culture (The Jerusalem-Harvard Lectures)

Language: English

Pages: 208

ISBN: 0674003616

Format: PDF / Kindle (mobi) / ePub


Jerome Bruner argues that the cognitive revolution, with its current fixation on mind as "information processor;" has led psychology away from the deeper objective of understanding mind as a creator of meanings. Only by breaking out of the limitations imposed by a computational model of mind can we grasp the special interaction through which mind both constitutes and is constituted by culture.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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