Great Acton Lecture (9/29/2016): How to Read Alexis de Tocqueville’s Democracy in America
by Dr. John D. Wilsey
Assistant Professor of History and Apologetics, Southwest Baptist Theological Seminary
John D. Wilsey serves as assistant professor of history and Christian apologetics at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. He teaches primarily in the Seminary’s fully accredited B.S. program offered to offenders serving life sentences at the Darrington Unit, a maximum security state facility. He is the author of several articles and editorials, as well as One Nation Under God: An Evangelical Critique of Christian America (Pickwick, 2011), and American Exceptionalism and Civil Religion: Reassessing the History of an Idea (IVP Academic, 2015).