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Melvil Decimal System: 203.1

Wording: Religion > Religion > Public worship and other practices > Religious healing

Dewmoji: ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿฝ > ๐ŸŒŒ > ? > ?

0
Information
196,271
โ„น๏ธ
1
Philosophy and Psychology
182,817
๐Ÿ’ญ
2
Religion
463,618
๐Ÿ™๐Ÿฝ
3
Social Sciences
1,017,722
๐Ÿ‘ซ
4
Language
130,463
๐Ÿ’ฌ
5
Mathematics and Science
322,970
๐Ÿ”ฌ
6
Technology
751,859
๐Ÿ’ก
7
Arts and Recreation
695,837
๐ŸŽจ
8
Literature
929,791
๐Ÿ“š
9
Biography and History
592,368
๐Ÿ—ฟ
20
Religion
24,447
๐ŸŒŒ
21
Theory
6,689
๐Ÿ’ญ
22
Bible
76,640
๐Ÿ“–
23
Christianity
62,169
โœ
24
Christian practice and observance
77,924
๐Ÿ“ฟ
25
Christian pastoral practice and religious orders
26,715
๐Ÿ‘
26
Christian organization, social work, worship
63,273
โ›ช
27
History of Christianity
24,653
๐Ÿ”™
28
Christian denominations
34,570
โ˜ฆ
29
Other Religions
66,538
๐Ÿ‘“
200
Religion
14,511
201
Religious mythology, general classes of religion, interreligious relations and attitudes, social theology
3,044
202
Doctrines
1,070
203
Public worship and other practices
688
204
Religious experience, life, practice
1,854
205
Religious ethics
721
206
Leaders and organization
238
207
Missions and religious education
855
208
With Respect to Particular Groups of People
746
209
Biography; History By Place
720
203.0
8
203.1
Religious healing
44
203.2
Divination
20
๐Ÿ”ฎ
203.3
Witchcraft
8
203.4
Offerings, sacrifices, penances
41
203.5
Sacred places and pilgrimages
148
203.6
Sacred times
7
203.7
Symbolism, symbolic objects, sounds
91
203.8
Rites and ceremonies
103
203.9
1
203.10
4
203.11
1
203.12
1
203.13
2
203.14
1
203.15
1
203.16
1
203.17
1
203.18
1
203.19

Works under MDS 203.1

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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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