For full-text copies of selected publications by Professor Sommer, please visit her page on the "Religious Studies Faculty Publications" section of Gettysburg College's open-access Institutional Repository, "The Cupola" (


Deborah A. Sommer

Deborah A. Sommer
Associate Professor, Religious Studies

Phone: (717) 337 - 6786

Box: Campus Box 0408

Address: Weidensall Hall
Room 309
300 North Washington St.
Gettysburg, PA 17325-1400

BA Case Western Reserve University, 1978
MA Columbia University, 1983
Other M.Phil, Columbia University, 1987
PhD Columbia University, 1993

Academic Focus:
Chinese intellectual history; Chinese religions; ritual and body studies in the Confucian tradition.

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