Skip to main content
Raymond Taras Professor Department of Political Science Tulane University

Raymond Taras

Professor
504-862-8302
Office Hours: On sabbatical for Spring & Fall 2022; Norman Mayer 306

Biography

Born and educated in Montreal, Quebec, Raymond Taras received his postgraduate degrees at universities in Europe in the 1970s and began publishing scholarly books in the 1980s. He has authored or edited over twenty books: on the collapse of the USSR, Russia's identity in international relations, the rise of liberal and illiberal nationalisms, the internationalization of ethnic conflicts, the dangers of xenophobia, the critique of multiculturalism, the impact of fear on European foreign policy, and the makings of nationhood.