Historical Archaeology from a World Perspective
... on. This is the interesting point: every new ruler finds the ruling framework already in place,
seizing it as he takes over the central power” (Gramsci, 1979, p. 115; cf. a modern discussion
in Larsen, 1989, p. 235 et passim). Gramsci was also following the steps of John Stuart Mill
(1985, p. 136), ...