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Christof Mauch

Prof. Dr. Christof Mauch



Rachel Carson Center
Leopoldstr. 11a, 4. OG, 404
D-80802 Munich

Room: 404
Phone: +49 (0) 89 / 2180 - 72350

Christof Mauch is director of the Rachel Carson Center for Environment and Society as well as chair of American culture and transatlantic relations at LMU Munich. He is also an affiliated professor in the history faculty of LMU Munich and an honorary professor and honorary fellow at the Center for Ecological History at Renmin University in China.

CV and book publications (PDF, 323 KB)

Resources Featuring Christof Mauch

  1. "The Power of Nature"
  2. "Waste: The Dark Side of Consumption"
  3. "Largest conference in Environmental History"
  4. "We must respect nature’s power"

Selected Publications

  • Paradise Blues: Reisen in die Natur und in die Geschichte der USA, München: dtv 2021.
  • Geschichte der USA, Tübingen/ Basel: UTB (Francke) 7th ed. 2020 (with Jürgen Heideking and Anke Ortlepp).
  • Slow Hope: Rethinking Ecologies of Crisis and Fear, München. Rachel Carson Center 2019.
  • Die 101 wichtigsten Fragen: Amerikanische Geschichte, München: C.H.Beck 2nd edition 2016.
  • The Growth of Trees: A Historical Perspective on Sustainability. Translation from German by Katie Ritson, Munich: Oekom 2014.
  • Mensch und Umwelt: Nachhaltigkeit aus historischer Perspektive, München: Oekom 2014.
  • Notes From the Greenhouse: Making the Case for Environmental History/ Ein Plädoyer für Umweltgeschichte, München: Rachel Carson Center 2013.