chapter  7
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In Chapter 6 a pattern of street activity was established from a study of the use of the interface between the edges of the insulae and the street. To begin to account for this phenomenon it is necessary rst to identify the spatial generators which produced the pattern of doorway occurrences in Pompeii. In effect, what are being analysed are those local factors which imposed controls upon what would otherwise be the random occurrence of doorways.