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Prof. Dr. Helmuth Trischler

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Helmuth Trischler is head of research at the Deutsches Museum, Munich, professor of modern history at Ludwig Maximilian University Munich, and director of the Rachel Carson Center for Environment and Society. His main research interests are innovation cultures in international comparison; science, technology and European integration; and environmental history. He has conceptualized the world’s first major exhibition on the Anthropocene (Welcome to the Anthropocene. The Earth in Our Hands) which has been on display at the Deutsches Museum 2014-2016.

Selected Publications

Trischler, Helmuth and Martin Kohlrausch: Building Europe on Expertise. Innovators, Organizers, Networkers. London: Palgrave Macmillan 2014.

Trischler, Helmuth: Willkommen im Anthropozän. Unsere Verantwortung für die Zukunft der Erde. München: Deutsches Museum 2015.

Trischler, Helmuth, Nina Möllers and Christian Schwägerl: How Old Technologies Became Sustainable: An Introduction In: Ruth Oldenziel and Helmuth Trischler (ed.): Cycling and Recycling. Histories of Sustainable Practices. New York City, (NY): Berghahn 2016, S. 1-12.

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