Bruner at the Bar: Jerome Bruner’s Influence on Law and the Legal Academy

  • Eleanor FoxEmail author
Part of the Cultural Psychology of Education book series (CPED, volume 2)


In the last third of his teaching triumvirate, Jerry Bruner made his home at New York University School of Law. At NYU Law School he touched the lives of scores of colleagues and hundreds of students. There follows a brief introduction to three essays and a play written by law school colleagues to celebrate Jerry.


Bruner’s impact Legal academy Third academic career Death penalty Criminal justice 


  1. Amsterdam, A. G., & Bruner, J. S. (2000). Minding the law. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.New York University School of LawNew YorkUSA

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