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Melvil Decimal System: 349.73

Wording: Social Sciences > Law > By Jurisdiction > North America > United States

Dewmoji: đŸ‘Ģ > ⚖ > 📍 > ? > ?

0
Information
195,777
ℹī¸
1
Philosophy and Psychology
182,289
💭
2
Religion
460,996
🙏đŸŊ
3
Social Sciences
1,014,352
đŸ‘Ģ
4
Language
130,009
đŸ’Ŧ
5
Mathematics and Science
322,290
đŸ”Ŧ
6
Technology
750,603
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
693,508
🎨
8
Literature
926,050
📚
9
Biography and History
589,816
đŸ—ŋ
30
Social Sciences, Sociology, Anthropology
201,184
👭
31
Statistics
2,256
📊
32
Political Science
112,131
👑
33
Economics
182,413
🐂
34
Law
110,715
⚖
35
Public Administration, Military Science
49,471
👃
36
Social Problems, Social Services
132,340
đŸ—ŋ
37
Education
136,512
🎓
38
Commerce, Communications, Transportation
36,839
đŸ›Ŗ
39
Customs, Etiquette, Folklore
50,491
🎑
340
Law
14,521
⚖
341
International Law
14,491
đŸ—ē
342
Constitutional and administrative law
14,123
343
Commerce, Defense, Public Finance, And Public Property
9,543
đŸŦ
344
Contemporary Legal Issues
11,897
📆
345
Criminal
8,655
⛓
346
Private
23,612
đŸ¤Ģ
347
Courts And Procedure
9,837
🏛
348
Cases, Laws, Regulations
1,101
349
By Jurisdiction
2,935
📍
349.0
4
349.1
17
349.2
61
349.3
Ancient World
64
349.4
Europe
1,111
349.5
Asia
229
349.6
Africa
74
349.7
North America
961
349.8
South America
45
349.9
Pacific
166
349.70349.71
Canada
129
349.72
Mexico, Central America, and the Caribbean
35
349.73
United States
683
349.74
Northeastern U.S.
26
349.75
Southeastern U.S.
20
349.76
South Central U.S.
22
349.77
Midwestern U.S.
16
349.78
Western U.S.
10
349.79
West Coast U.S.
14
349.730
152
349.731349.732349.733
29
349.734349.735349.736349.737349.738349.739

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1922 Edition
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MDS classes with significant recommendations overlap, excluding ones under the same top-level class.

MDSScheduleRatioCount
973Biography and History > North America > United States7.9127
97XBiography and History > North America3.5154

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