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Gülen : the ambiguous politics of market Islam in Turkey and the world

Author: Joshua D Hendrick
Publisher: New York : NYU Press, [2013]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The "Hizmet" Movement of Fethullah Gülen is Turkey's most influential Islamic identity community. Widely praised throughout the early 2000s as a mild and moderate variation of Muslim-identified social movements, the Gülen Movement has become more controversial as it spreads across the world. In Gülen, Joshua D. Hendrick argues that, given its political and economic impact, the Gülen Movement should be given  Read more...
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Named Person: Fethullah Gülen; Fethullah Gülen
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joshua D Hendrick
ISBN: 9780814770986 0814770983 9781479800469 1479800465
OCLC Number: 841515906
Description: xvi, 276 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Acknowledgments --
Note on Turkish Transliteration --
List of Abbreviations --
Introduction: The Worlds Most Influential Public Intellectual --
1. Approaching Muslim Politics in Turkey --
2. The Political Economy of Muslim Politics in Turkey --
3. An Ambiguous Leader --
4. Community --
5. Education --
6. Degirmenin suyu nereden geliyor? (Where does the water for the mill come from?) --
7. Manufacturing Consent --
8. Strategic Ambiguity and Its Discontents (i.e., the Gülen Movement in the United States) --
Conclusion: The Marketization of Muslim Politics in Turkey --
Notes --
Bibliography --
Index --
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Suggests that when analysed in accordance with its political and economic impact, the Gulen Movement should be given credit for playing a significant role in Turkey's rise to global prominence  Read more...

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