Gulen’s Islamic ideals and humanistic discourse
Fethullah Gulen is a Turkish intellectual, scholar, and activist whose influence over a new Islamic intellectual, social, and spiritual revival is revealed in this insightful book. Readers will gain a fuller understanding of where Gulen stands on issues of inherent human value and dignity, freedom of thought, education and taking responsibility for creating society and the world. In addition, readers will also see how different perspectives across time, geography, and worldview can still find points on which to engage in dialogue and find a deep resonance.
Table of Content
GĂĽlen and Kant on Inherent Human Value and Moral Dignity 9
GĂĽlen and Mill on Freedom 21
GĂĽlen, Confucius, and Plato on the Human Ideal 35
GĂĽlen, Confucius, and Plato on Education 59
GĂĽlen and Sartre on Responsibility 79