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Melvil Decimal System: 373.9

Wording: Social Sciences > Education > Secondary; Academic; Preparatory > Pacific

Dewmoji: đŸ‘Ģ > 🎓 > 🎒 > ?

0
Information
195,898
ℹī¸
1
Philosophy and Psychology
182,406
💭
2
Religion
461,411
🙏đŸŊ
3
Social Sciences
1,014,898
đŸ‘Ģ
4
Language
130,063
đŸ’Ŧ
5
Mathematics and Science
322,372
đŸ”Ŧ
6
Technology
750,776
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
693,856
🎨
8
Literature
926,578
📚
9
Biography and History
590,125
đŸ—ŋ
30
Social Sciences, Sociology, Anthropology
201,304
👭
31
Statistics
2,258
📊
32
Political Science
112,214
👑
33
Economics
182,462
🐂
34
Law
110,750
⚖
35
Public Administration, Military Science
49,501
👃
36
Social Problems, Social Services
132,424
đŸ—ŋ
37
Education
136,591
🎓
38
Commerce, Communications, Transportation
36,890
đŸ›Ŗ
39
Customs, Etiquette, Folklore
50,504
🎑
370
Education
27,699
🎓
371
Teachers, Methods, and Discipline
43,573
372
Primary education (Elementary education)
31,837
🚸
373
Secondary; Academic; Preparatory
3,995
🎒
374
Home education; Self Education and Culture
2,618
🏠
375
Curriculum
1,780
376
Education of Women
358
👩
377
Religious, Ethical, and Secular
838
378
Higher education
19,671
🆙
379
Public Schools; State Education
4,222
đŸĢ
373.0
164
373.1
Private instruction: tutor, governess, coach
1,840
373.2
Day schools; Boarding schools
501
373.3
16
373.4
Europe
283
373.5
Asia
26
373.6
Africa
31
373.7
North America
364
373.8
South America
8
373.9
Pacific
158
373.90373.91
1
373.92
1
373.93
Australasia
27
373.94
Australia
110
373.95
Papua New Guinea
2
373.96
Polynesia
2
373.97
Isolated Islands
9
373.98
Polar regions
1
373.99
Extraterrestrial regions
2

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

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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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