The Transmission of Historical Cognition
Chasing Down Religion - In the Sights of History and the Cognitive Sciences - Panayotis Pachis
William McCorkle [+]
William (Lee) W. McCorkle Jr., is Senior Research Fellow at Laboratory for the Experimental Research of Religion and Ritual, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic, and Managing Editor, Journal of Cognitive Historiography.
William McCorkle argues that history is a dialectical process that takes place both in vertical (generation to generation) and horizontal (peer to peer, culture to culture) space.