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Peter Nickerson is an assistant professor in the Department of Religion at Duke University. He received his Ph.D. in Chinese history from the University of California, Berkeley in 1996. His research interests and publications have primarily concerned the Taoist religion and its place in medieval Chinese society, although he has recently also begun to carry out field research based on projects in southern Taiwan concerning Taoism and popular religion in contemporary Taiwanese society.


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