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Yang Peng

Born in China in 1963, Yang Peng is a scholar of Daoism and Chinese religions and regarded as one of the representatives of Neo-Daoism in China today. He is the author of six books, including A Detailed Explanation of Laozi: Research on Laozi's Philosophy of Governance and The Origin of Shangdi Worship in China , which have had a wide audience and influence. Yang Peng is now a full-time research scholar at the Harvard University Asia Center.