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Melvil Decimal System: 261.8097

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Information
183,829
ℹī¸
1
Philosophy and Psychology
172,351
💭
2
Religion
443,755
🙏đŸŊ
3
Social Sciences
952,115
đŸ‘Ģ
4
Language
123,707
đŸ’Ŧ
5
Mathematics and Science
297,296
đŸ”Ŧ
6
Technology
692,375
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
669,452
🎨
8
Literature
891,726
📚
9
Biography and History
567,666
đŸ—ŋ
20
Religion
23,356
🌌
21
Theory
6,241
💭
22
Bible
73,807
📖
23
Christianity
59,594
✝
24
Christian practice and observance
74,734
đŸ“ŋ
25
Christian pastoral practice and religious orders
25,687
🐑
26
Christian organization, social work, worship
60,444
â›Ē
27
History of Christianity
23,030
🔙
28
Christian denominations
32,609
â˜Ļ
29
Other Religions
64,253
👓
260
Church; Institutions; Work
2,137
261
Church
15,651
262
Ecclesiastic Polity
7,881
263
Sabbath; Lord's Day; Sunday
2,047
📆
264
Public Worship; Ritual
10,059
🛐
265
Sacraments; Ordinances
2,544
266
Missions; Home and Foreign
8,176
267
Christian Associations
1,981
268
Christian Education
6,753
269
Revivals; Retreats
3,215
261.0
320
261.1
The Church in Society and the World
561
261.2
Christianity and World Religions
2,125
261.3
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10
261.4
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7
261.5
Church and intellectual development
1,733
261.6
Church And Civilization [No longer used]
119
261.7
Church and civil government
1,883
261.8
Church and Social Issues
6,966
261.9
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17
261.80
297
261.81
17
261.82
9
261.83
Social Teaching
2,315
261.84
4
261.85
People by social and economic levels
448
261.86
3
261.87
War, Peace, and International Relations
462
261.88
Environmental Stewardship
118
261.89
1
261.800
1
261.801
1
261.802
2
261.803
1
261.804
1
261.805
1
261.806
6
261.807
9
261.808
103
261.809
171
261.8090
4
261.8091
4
261.8092
60
261.8093261.8094
17
261.8095
14
261.8096
12
261.8097
36
261.8098
5
261.8099
14
261.80970261.80971
4
261.80972
2
261.80973
29
261.80974261.80975261.80976261.80977
1
261.80978261.80979

Works under MDS 261.8097

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Wording

1922 Edition
Modern language
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"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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