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Melvil Decimal System: 300

Wording: Social Sciences > Social Sciences, Sociology, Anthropology > Social Sciences

Dewmoji: đŸ‘Ģ > 👭 > 👭

0
Information
174,442
ℹī¸
1
Philosophy and Psychology
161,809
💭
2
Religion
423,445
🙏đŸŊ
3
Social Sciences
881,483
đŸ‘Ģ
4
Language
118,029
đŸ’Ŧ
5
Mathematics and Science
274,025
đŸ”Ŧ
6
Technology
639,380
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
651,545
🎨
8
Literature
865,381
📚
9
Biography and History
551,058
đŸ—ŋ
30
Social Sciences, Sociology, Anthropology
176,713
👭
31
Statistics
2,055
📊
32
Political Science
99,159
👑
33
Economics
151,782
🐂
34
Law
90,339
⚖
35
Public Administration, Military Science
44,385
👃
36
Social Problems, Social Services
116,897
đŸ—ŋ
37
Education
119,194
🎓
38
Commerce, Communications, Transportation
33,234
đŸ›Ŗ
39
Customs, Etiquette, Folklore
47,725
🎑
300
Social Sciences
9,855
👭
301
Sociology, Anthropology
24,827
302
Social Interaction
15,878
303
Social Processes
15,678
304
Factors affecting social behavior
7,475
305
Groups of People ; Inequality
46,005
đŸ‘Ĩ
306
Culture and Institutions
44,746
🎏
307
Communities
8,859
🏘
308
[No longer used]
516
🤷
309
[No longer used]
2,874
🤷
300.0
Sociology
83
300.1
Philosophy and Theory
1,024
300.2
Miscellany
164
👝
300.3
Dictionaries and Encyclopedias
46
300.4
Essays
7
300.5
Periodicals
37
300.6
Societies
6
300.7
Education And Research
1,635
300.8
Groups of People
73
300.9
Biography And History
278
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MDS classes with significant recommendations overlap, excluding ones under the same top-level class.

MDSScheduleRatioCount
519.53Mathematics and Science > Mathematics > Applied Mathematics, Probabilities > Statistical Mathematics97194
001.42Information > Computing And Information > Knowledge > Research And Data Display55.5111
001.4Information > Computing And Information > Knowledge > Research And Data Display30.7184
519.5Mathematics and Science > Mathematics > Applied Mathematics, Probabilities > Statistical Mathematics28.8317
519Mathematics and Science > Mathematics > Applied Mathematics, Probabilities17.3363
001Information > Computing And Information > Knowledge8.8247
830Literature > German > German Literature8.2106
833.9Literature > German > Fiction > 1900-7.7108
833Literature > German > Fiction6.3126
150Philosophy and Psychology > Psychology > Psychology6157
12XPhilosophy and Psychology > Philosophy Of Humanity5.7114
19XPhilosophy and Psychology > Modern western philosophy4.8168
51XMathematics and Science > Mathematics4.1450
1XXPhilosophy and Psychology2.91021
17XPhilosophy and Psychology > Ethics2.8115
15XPhilosophy and Psychology > Psychology2.8380
50XMathematics and Science > General Science2.7133
90XBiography and History > History2.6146
83XLiterature > German2.3311

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