Thirkhold- Jones Lecture Series: The Crisis of Western Civilization
Isaac R. Clark Memorial Collection
Dr. Pitirim A. Sorokin lectures on the crisis facing Western culture at the Interdenominational Theological Center. He describes the body and mind of Western culture as being sick. Dr. Sorokin roots the sickness in the emergence of science and its effects on law and morality. In the lecture he explores the ideas of social convention and relativism, and offers solutions to the crisis.
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Sorokin, Pitirim A., "Thirkhold- Jones Lecture Series: The Crisis of Western Civilization" (1958). Isaac R. Clark Memorial Collection. 51.
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