RACIAL MEMORY

Cognitive thought patterns, emotions and experiences believed to be transmitted from generation to generation. These factors are believed by those who advocate a racial memory as having basic influence on individuals psyches and behaviors. Both Freud and Jung embraced at least the concept of a racial memory.

RACIAL MEMORY: "Racial memory is believed to have had a profound effect on societal direction in certain communities and countries."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "RACIAL MEMORY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/racial-memory/ (accessed August 19, 2019).
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