The Role of Subprefectures in the Safeguarding of Public Health and Hygiene in Italy: Historical Cases and Recourses

Lorenzo Capasso, Silvia Iorio, Maddalena Gaeta, Marisa Arpesella, Daniela D'alessandro


Based on an analysis of the historical parable concerning the creation, operation and closure of Subprefectures in Italy, this study deals with the similarities stemming from and consequences of the current and progressive shift of administrative bodies away from the territory.


Key words: Public Health - Subprefectures - History of Health Law - Health

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