No. Fethullah Gülen is not merely pretending to reject Islamist ideology. He has clarified publicly in print and broadcast media that he and...|
If it is not concerned with economic and political matters, what does the Gülen Movement concern itself with?
The Gülen Movement is concerned with cultural values and beliefs. In its service projects it incorporates innovations in its established repertoires of action,...|
The Gülen Movement as collective actor does not draw back into itself or break off relations with social partners in the wider public....|
Is the worldview or collective action of the Gülen Movement an isolationist withdrawal into a pure community-based structure?
A sect creates ideological and existential separations, divisions and ruptures that cannot be overcome. Its identity politics and appeal tend to cover up or...
Communication and interaction is free-flowing among individuals, networks and SMOs within the Gülen Movement. Collective judgment, sensitivity and legality...|
Are the education services purely altruistic or does the Gülen Movement have other political and material objectives too?
Fethullah Gülen’s understanding of duty, to serve humanity especially in the field of education, permits no expectation of material or political gain. Sincerity...|
The faith-based civic society movement inspired by the ideas and work of Fethullah Gülen has been increasingly...|