Item Details

Dark artifacts: Hyperobjects and the archaeology of the anthropocene

Issue: Vol 1 No. 1 (2014) Vol 1, No 1 (2014)

Journal: Journal of Contemporary Archaeology

Subject Areas: Archaeology

DOI: 10.1558/jca.v1i1.82


Author: Mark James Hudson

View Full Text

References :

Aoyama, M. and M. J. Hudson. 2013. “Minamata as Negative Heritage: Implications for Fukushima.” Pacific Geographies 40: 23–28.

Bleed, P. 2006. “Living in the Human Niche.” Evolutionary Anthropology 15: 8–10.

Bleed, P. and A. Matsui. 2010. “Why Didn’t Agriculture Develop in Japan? A Consideration of Jomon Ecological Style, Niche Construction, and the Origins of Domestication.” Journal of Archaeological Method and Theory 17: 356–370.

Bray, W. and D. Trump. 1970. A Dictionary of Archaeology. London: Allen Lane.

Childe, V. G. 1936. Man Makes Himself. London: Library of Science and Culture.

EPA [Environmental Protection Agency]. 1994. “OPPT Chemical Fact Sheets: Styrene.” Available online:, accessed August 23, 2013.

Francis, Jr., P. 2002. Asia’s Maritime Bead Trade: 300 B.C. to the Present. Honolulu: University of Hawai‘i Press.
Hasegawa, K. 2004. Constructing Civil Society in Japan: Voices of Environmental Movements. Melbourne: Trans Pacific Press.

Hodder, I. 2012. Entangled: An Archaeology of the Relationships Between Humans and Things. Chichester, UK: Wiley-Blackwell.

Hudson, M. J., M. Aoyama, K. C. Hoover, J. Uchiyama. 2012. “Prospects and Challenges for an Archaeology of Global Environmental Change.” WIREs Climate Change 3: 313–328.

Leonard, A. 2010. The Story of Stuff: How Our Obsession with Stuff Is Trashing the Planet, Our Communities, and Our Health—and a Vision for Change. New York: Free Press.

Marx, K. 1975. Early Writings. Harmondsworth: Penguin.

Merchant, C. 2003. Reinventing Eden: The Fate of Nature in Western Culture. London: Routledge.

Miller, D. 2010. Stuff. London: Polity Press.

Morris, W. 2008 [1885]. Useful Work v. Useless Toil. Harmondsworth: Penguin.

Morton, T. 2010. The Ecological Thought. Cambridge MA: Harvard University Press.

Morton, T. 2011. “Zero Landscapes in the Time of Hyperobjects.” Graz Architectural Magazine 7: 78–87.
Morton, T. 2013. Hyperobjects: Philosophy and Ecology after the End of the World. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press.

Rathje, W. L. and C. Murphy. 1991. Rubbish! The Archaeology of Garbage. New York: HarperCollins.

Rindos, D. 1984. The Origins of Agriculture: An Evolutionary Perspective. New York: Academic Press.

Shanks, M. 1992a. “Critical Romanticism on a Visit to the Past.” Talk given in Helsinki, electronic document., accessed May 5, 2013.

Shanks, M. 1992b. Experiencing the Past. London: Routledge.

Shanks, M. 1998. “The Life of an Artifact in an Interpretive Archaeology.” Fennoscandia Archaeologica 15: 15–30.

Simmel, G. 1968. The Conflict in Modern Culture and Other Essays. New York: New York Teachers’ College Press.

Smith, B. 2007. “Niche Construction and the Behavioral Context of Plant and Animal Domestication.” Evolutionary Anthropology 16: 188–199.

Solli, B. 2011. “Some Reflections of Heritage and Archaeology in the Anthropocene.” Norwegian Archaeological Review 44(1): 40–54.

Walker, B. 2009. Toxic Archipelago: A History of Industrial Disease in Japan. Seattle: University of Washington Press.

Zettler, E. R., T. J. Mincer and L. A. Amaral-Zettler. 2013. “Life in the ‘Plastisphere’: Microbial Communities on Plastic Marine Debris.” Environmental Science and Technology 47(13): 7137–7146.