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Melvil Decimal System: 362.82

Wording: Social Sciences > Social Problems, Social Services > Social welfare / Social work > Other human services > Family Services

Dewmoji: đŸ‘Ģ > đŸ—ŋ > ⛑ > ? > ?

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
🎑
360
Associations; Institutions
702
361
Social Welfare in General
11,021
362
Social welfare / Social work
51,018
⛑
363
Other Problems And Services
35,719
👝
364
Criminology
24,590
đŸ”Ģ
365
Prisons; Discipline
3,198
⛓
366
Secret Societies (Freemasons, Knights Templar)
1,552
🙊
367
Social Clubs
269
🎉
368
Insurance
2,790
🎲
369
Other
1,481
👓
362.0
277
362.1
People with physical ailments / Hospitals
20,631
362.2
Mentally ill
8,764
362.3
People with learning disabilities
683
362.4
People with disabilites
2,611
362.5
Poor (from social service perspectives)
2,006
362.6
Older people — Care
1,216
362.7
Child welfare
7,186
362.8
Other human services
5,167
362.9
Social work and welfare in particular countries and regions
180
362.80
7
362.81362.82
Family Services
2,122
362.83
381
362.84
359
362.85
53
362.86
Veterans
124
362.87
498
362.88
981
362.89
20
362.820
92
362.821362.822362.823
4
362.824
2
362.825
26
362.826
2
362.827
1
362.828
162
362.829
Biography; History By Place
1,048

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

MDSScheduleRatioCount
616.8Technology > Medicine > Pathology; Diseases; Treatment > Diseases of nervous system8.6138
616Technology > Medicine > Pathology; Diseases; Treatment 3.9150
15XPhilosophy and Psychology > Psychology3.5107

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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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