Cognitive Approaches to Greek Religion

New Insights into Long-lasting Questions


  • Olympia Panagiotidou Aristotle University



cognitive science of religion, Greek history



Author Biography

Olympia Panagiotidou, Aristotle University

Olympia Panagiotidou is an I.K.Y. Postdoc Fellow at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece. She holds a BA in History and Archaeology, an MA in Cognitive Science of Religion, and a PhD in Religious Studies. She is the author (with Roger Beck) of The Roman Mithras Cult: A Cognitive Approach (Bloomsbury, 2017).


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How to Cite

Panagiotidou, O. (2018). Cognitive Approaches to Greek Religion: New Insights into Long-lasting Questions. Journal of Cognitive Historiography, 4(1), 24–29.



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