The Gülen Hizmet Movement: Impact on Turkey and Presence in Australia

  • Ihsan Yilmaz
  • Çemen Polat


Due to misperceptions, particularly in western societies, Islam is often viewed as a religion of intolerance, terrorism, and injustice. Increasingly, the spread of Islamophobia threatens to realise the ‘clash of civilisations’ and lead to the estrangement of societies and nations along religious lines. Moreover, the recent Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorist attacks worldwide, including in Turkey and Australia, have made inter-faith and intercultural dialogue imperative in safeguarding peace and stability in our everyday lives.


Political Identity Globalized World Muslim Community Dialogue Activity Muslim World 
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