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Melvil Decimal System: 378.9

Wording: Social Sciences > Education > Higher education > Pacific

Dewmoji: đŸ‘Ģ > 🎓 > 🆙 > ?

0
Information
195,362
ℹī¸
1
Philosophy and Psychology
181,943
💭
2
Religion
459,587
🙏đŸŊ
3
Social Sciences
1,012,594
đŸ‘Ģ
4
Language
129,854
đŸ’Ŧ
5
Mathematics and Science
321,899
đŸ”Ŧ
6
Technology
749,155
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
692,507
🎨
8
Literature
924,331
📚
9
Biography and History
588,443
đŸ—ŋ
30
Social Sciences, Sociology, Anthropology
200,773
👭
31
Statistics
2,249
📊
32
Political Science
111,812
👑
33
Economics
182,096
🐂
34
Law
110,537
⚖
35
Public Administration, Military Science
49,391
👃
36
Social Problems, Social Services
132,174
đŸ—ŋ
37
Education
136,408
🎓
38
Commerce, Communications, Transportation
36,725
đŸ›Ŗ
39
Customs, Etiquette, Folklore
50,429
🎑
370
Education
27,668
🎓
371
Teachers, Methods, and Discipline
43,489
372
Primary education (Elementary education)
31,814
🚸
373
Secondary; Academic; Preparatory
3,990
🎒
374
Home education; Self Education and Culture
2,611
🏠
375
Curriculum
1,779
376
Education of Women
358
👩
377
Religious, Ethical, and Secular
835
378
Higher education
19,643
🆙
379
Public Schools; State Education
4,221
đŸĢ
378.0
1,758
378.1
Organization; Government; Location; Scope, field
8,797
378.2
Academic degrees and costume; College colors
214
378.3
Endowment of research; Fellowships; Scholarships; Student aid
666
378.4
Europe
1,282
378.5
Asia
196
378.6
Africa
110
378.7
North America
3,244
378.8
South America
130
378.9
Pacific
288
378.90
1
378.91
3
378.92
1
378.93
Australasia
38
378.94
Australia
193
378.95
New Guinea
5
378.96
Polynesia
9
378.97
South Atlantic Islands
11
378.98
4
378.99
Professional, technical and other special schools; Professional education
20

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

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