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Melvil Decimal System: 362.63

Wording: Social Sciences > Social Problems, Social Services > Social welfare / Social work > Older people — Care > Not set

Dewmoji: đŸ‘Ģ > đŸ—ŋ > ⛑ > ? > ?

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Information
174,688
ℹī¸
1
Philosophy and Psychology
162,098
💭
2
Religion
425,567
🙏đŸŊ
3
Social Sciences
883,171
đŸ‘Ģ
4
Language
118,317
đŸ’Ŧ
5
Mathematics and Science
274,552
đŸ”Ŧ
6
Technology
640,503
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
653,495
🎨
8
Literature
867,539
📚
9
Biography and History
552,578
đŸ—ŋ
30
Social Sciences, Sociology, Anthropology
176,998
👭
31
Statistics
2,057
📊
32
Political Science
99,371
👑
33
Economics
152,040
🐂
34
Law
90,513
⚖
35
Public Administration, Military Science
44,511
👃
36
Social Problems, Social Services
117,142
đŸ—ŋ
37
Education
119,397
🎓
38
Commerce, Communications, Transportation
33,324
đŸ›Ŗ
39
Customs, Etiquette, Folklore
47,818
🎑
360
Associations; Institutions
711
361
Social Welfare in General
9,706
362
Social welfare / Social work
45,620
⛑
363
Other Problems And Services
30,517
👝
364
Criminology
22,424
đŸ”Ģ
365
Prisons; Discipline
2,900
⛓
366
Secret Societies (Freemasons, Knights Templar)
1,391
🙊
367
Social Clubs
224
🎉
368
Insurance
2,228
🎲
369
Other
1,421
👓
362.0
236
362.1
People with physical ailments / Hospitals
17,950
362.2
Mentally ill
8,055
362.3
People with learning disabilities
616
362.4
People with disabilites
2,357
362.5
Poor (from social service perspectives)
1,805
362.6
Older people — Care
1,074
362.7
Child welfare
6,402
362.8
Other human services
4,633
362.9
Social work and welfare in particular countries and regions
159
362.60
204
362.61
128
362.62
4
362.63
60
362.64
3
362.65
2
362.66
13
362.67
2
362.68
4
362.69
3
362.630
20
362.631362.632
1
362.633362.634362.635362.636362.637362.638362.639

Works under MDS 362.63

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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.

None

What is MDS?

Melvil stands for "Melvil Decimal System," named after Melvil Dewey, the famous librarian. Melvil Dewey invented his Dewey Decimal System in 1876, and early versions of his system are in the public domain.

More recent editions of his system are in copyright, and the name "Dewey," "Dewey Decimal," "Dewey Decimal Classification" and "DDC" are registered trademarked by OCLC, who publish periodic revisions.

LibraryThing's MDS system is based on the classification work of libraries around the world, whose assignments are not copyrightable. MDS "scheduldes" (the words that describe the numbers) are user-added, and based on public domain editions of the system.

The Melvil Decimal System is NOT the Dewey Decimal System of today. Wordings, which are entered by members, can only come from public domain sources. The base system is the Free Decimal System, a public domain classification created by John Mark Ockerbloom. Where useful or necessary, wording comes from the 1922 edition of the Dewey Decimal System. Language and concepts may be changed to fit modern tastes, or to better describe books cataloged. Wordings may not come from in-copyright sources.

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