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The Nur movement (Turkish: Nurculuk, also known as Nurcu) is a religious movement in Turkey based on the writings of Said Nursi (d. 1960), which promoted the concept of the "Quran" as a "living document" which needed to be continually re-interpreted.
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The group was opposed by the government during the 1960s and 1970s due to its Islamism. The group fragmented substantially in the 1970s and 1980s, resulting in offshoots such as the Gülen movement.
- Christopher L. Miller (3 January 2013). The Gülen Hizmet Movement: Circumspect Activism in Faith-Based Reform. Cambridge Scholars Publishing. pp. 2–. ISBN 978-1-4438-4507-6.
- Ibrahim M. Abu-Rabi' (9 April 2003). Islam at the Crossroads: On the Life and Thought of Bediuzzaman Said Nursi. SUNY Press. pp. 280–. ISBN 978-0-7914-5700-9.
- Annika Rabo; Bo Utas (2005). The Role of the State in West Asia. Swedish Research Institute in Istanbul. pp. 53–. ISBN 978-91-86884-13-0.