Acts of Meaning (Paperback)
Four Lectures on Mind and Culture (Jerusalem-Harvard Lectures #3)
Harvard University Press, 9780674003613, 208pp.
Publication Date: January 1, 1993
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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.