Fisher, Ralph Talcott, Jr.
FISHER, Ralph Talcott, Jr.
FISHER, Ralph Talcott, Jr. American, b. 1920. Genres: History, Politics/Government. Career: Professor Emeritus of History University of Illinois, Urbana, since 1988 (Associate Professor, 1958-60; Director, Russian and East European Center, 1959-87; Professor, 1960-88). Member, Editorial Board, Russian Review, since 1959, and Slavic Review, 1969-79. Assistant, Instructor, then Assistant Professor of History, Yale University, New Haven, Conn., 1950-58. Distinguished Visiting Professor, Arizona State University, Tempe, 1990. Secretary, 1960-69, Vice-President, 1978-79, and President, 1979-80, American Association for the Advancement of Slavic Studies. Publications: Pattern for Soviet Youth: A Study of the Congresses of the Komsomol 1918-1954, 1959; (ed. with G. Vernadsky) Dictionary of Russian Historical Terms, by Pushkarev, 1970; (co-ed.) Source Book for Russian History from the Early Times to 1917, 3 vols., 1972. Address: 2115 Burlison Dr, Urbana, IL 61801, U.S.A.