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Bruner, Jerome S. 1975. Language as an instrument of thought. In Davies, Alan, ed. Problems of language and learning. Heinemann. pp. 61–88.
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B. defends an instrumentalist position with respect to the relationships between language and thought: language as a tool or instrument of thought and problem solving (rather than merely an influence on cognitive processes).