"Characteristic of holons related to their existence as quasi autonomous wholes" (T.F.H ALLEN & T.B. STARR, 1982, p.277).
ALLEN and STARR comment: "This tendency is related to the holon's capacity to maintain its integrity. This aspect of holons pertains to the constraint that the holon asserts over its parts" (Ibid).
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