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David Clarke, "Culture as a System with Subsystems," Analytical Archaeology, Methuen, 1968

A SCHEMATIC MODEL SUGGESTING THE OSCILLATING SUBSYSTEM STATES AND VALUES IN THE NETWORKS OF A SOCIOCULTURAL SYSTEM IN DYNAMIC EQUILIBRIUM WITH THE OSCILLATING STATES OF ITS COUPLED ENVIRONMENT

Equilibrium being defined in terms of the information concepts earlier discussed—minimizing immediate system dislocation. These relationships can be crudely summed up in a diagram...against a changing background [right].