Thu, 29 April 2021
Dr. Crawford Gribben speaks about his book, Survival and Resistance: Christian Reconstruction in the Pacific Northwest (Oxford University Press), which describes the migration of conservative evangelicals to the Northwest of the United States, where they hope to resist the impact of secular modernity and to survive the breakdown of society that they anticipate. Discussing the theological and cultural influences of figures such as R. J. Rushdoony, Douglas Wilson, and John Wesley Rawles, Gribben explains their growing influence and impact upon local political and economic life within the larger context of national and global trends.
Dr. Gribben is professor of the School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics at Queens University, Belfast.
Direct download: ctc696.mp3
Category:Christ the Center -- posted at: 11:00pm CDT