the hypothesis postulating that data goes through two phases in memory cultivation. During the first phase, the memory is retained by perseveration of neural activity and is simply disturbed. During the second phase, the memory comes to be fixed, or integrated, and is no longer simply disturbed. Commonly referred to as consolidation hypothesis- or consolidation-perseveration hypothesis.
PERSEVERATION-CONSOLIDATION HYPOTHESIS: "The perservation-consiolidation hypothesis was posited by two German psychologists in 1900- there names were Alfons Pilzecker and Geoge Elias Muller."