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Melvil Decimal System: 304.6

Wording: Social Sciences > Social Sciences, Sociology, Anthropology > Factors affecting social behavior > Population

Dewmoji: πŸ‘« > πŸ‘­ > ? > ?

0
Information
174,442
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
161,809
πŸ’­
2
Religion
423,445
πŸ™πŸ½
3
Social Sciences
881,483
πŸ‘«
4
Language
118,029
πŸ’¬
5
Mathematics and Science
274,025
πŸ”¬
6
Technology
639,380
πŸ’‘
7
Arts and Recreation
651,545
🎨
8
Literature
865,381
πŸ“š
9
Biography and History
551,058
πŸ—Ώ
30
Social Sciences, Sociology, Anthropology
176,713
πŸ‘­
31
Statistics
2,055
πŸ“Š
32
Political Science
99,159
πŸ‘‘
33
Economics
151,782
πŸ‚
34
Law
90,339
βš–
35
Public Administration, Military Science
44,385
πŸ‘ƒ
36
Social Problems, Social Services
116,897
πŸ—Ώ
37
Education
119,194
πŸŽ“
38
Commerce, Communications, Transportation
33,234
πŸ›£
39
Customs, Etiquette, Folklore
47,725
πŸŽ‘
300
Social Sciences
9,855
πŸ‘­
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
πŸ‘₯
306
Culture and Institutions
44,746
🎏
307
Communities
8,859
🏘
308
[No longer used]
516
🀷
309
[No longer used]
2,874
🀷
304.0
25
304.1
8
304.2
Human ecology
2,734
304.3
8
304.4
23
304.5
Genetic factors
135
304.6
Population
1,812
304.7
6
304.8
Movement of people
2,128
304.9
3
304.60
473
304.61
18
304.62
58
304.63
83
304.64
86
304.65304.66
196
304.67304.68304.69

Works under MDS 304.6

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Wording

1922 Edition
Modern language
Emoji

"Far Friends"

MDS classes with significant recommendations overlap, excluding ones under the same top-level class.

MDSScheduleRatioCount
94XBiography and History > Europe3.7122
9XXBiography and History2.2304

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