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Melvil Decimal System: 109.2

Wording: Philosophy and Psychology > Philosophy > Biography; History By Place > Biography

Dewmoji: ๐Ÿ’ญ > ๐Ÿ’ญ > ๐Ÿ”™ > ?

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Information
184,385
โ„น๏ธ
1
Philosophy and Psychology
173,011
๐Ÿ’ญ
2
Religion
444,891
๐Ÿ™๐Ÿฝ
3
Social Sciences
956,176
๐Ÿ‘ซ
4
Language
124,030
๐Ÿ’ฌ
5
Mathematics and Science
297,976
๐Ÿ”ฌ
6
Technology
694,518
๐Ÿ’ก
7
Arts and Recreation
670,607
๐ŸŽจ
8
Literature
893,417
๐Ÿ“š
9
Biography and History
568,807
๐Ÿ—ฟ
10
Philosophy
8,721
๐Ÿ’ญ
11
Metaphysics
6,223
โ˜๏ธ
12
Philosophy Of Humanity
9,898
๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘งโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ
13
Parapsychology And Occultism
25,093
๐Ÿ”ฎ
14
Philosophical Systems
4,655
๐Ÿ’ฌ
15
Psychology
68,623
๐Ÿ˜Œ
16
Logic
3,111
โ‡’
17
Ethics
20,053
๐ŸšŽ
18
Ancient, medieval and eastern philosophy
9,310
๐Ÿ“œ
19
Modern western philosophy
17,324
๐Ÿšฌ
100
General Philosophy
5,061
๐Ÿ’ญ
101
Theory And Instruction
608
๐Ÿซ
102
Miscellany
192
๐Ÿ‘
103
Dictionaries And Encyclopedias
290
๐Ÿ“•
104
Essays
222
๐Ÿคท
105
Periodicals
211
๐“
106
Societies
238
๐Ÿ›
107
Education And Research
270
๐Ÿ“š
108
Groups of people
437
๐Ÿ‘ฅ
109
Biography; History By Place
1,192
๐Ÿ”™
109.0
By Period
2
109.1
5
109.2
Biography
72
109.3
2
109.4
3
109.5109.6109.7
1
109.8109.9
3
109.20
2
109.21109.22
5
109.23109.24109.25109.26109.27109.28109.29
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1922 Edition
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Emoji

"Far Friends"

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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