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Melvil Decimal System: 261.8343

Wording: Religion > Christian organization, social work, worship > Church > Church and Social Issues > Social Teaching > With Respect to Particular Social Groups > By Gender

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Information
184,385
ℹī¸
1
Philosophy and Psychology
173,011
💭
2
Religion
444,891
🙏đŸŊ
3
Social Sciences
956,176
đŸ‘Ģ
4
Language
124,030
đŸ’Ŧ
5
Mathematics and Science
297,976
đŸ”Ŧ
6
Technology
694,518
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
670,607
🎨
8
Literature
893,417
📚
9
Biography and History
568,807
đŸ—ŋ
20
Religion
23,413
🌌
21
Theory
6,298
💭
22
Bible
73,991
📖
23
Christianity
59,791
✝
24
Christian practice and observance
74,853
đŸ“ŋ
25
Christian pastoral practice and religious orders
25,759
🐑
26
Christian organization, social work, worship
60,609
â›Ē
27
History of Christianity
23,122
🔙
28
Christian denominations
32,669
â˜Ļ
29
Other Religions
64,386
👓
260
Church; Institutions; Work
2,142
261
Church
15,705
262
Ecclesiastic Polity
7,923
263
Sabbath; Lord's Day; Sunday
2,045
📆
264
Public Worship; Ritual
10,090
🛐
265
Sacraments; Ordinances
2,545
266
Missions; Home and Foreign
8,188
267
Christian Associations
1,985
268
Christian Education
6,762
269
Revivals; Retreats
3,224
261.0
322
261.1
The Church in Society and the World
561
261.2
Christianity and World Religions
2,132
261.3
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10
261.4
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7
261.5
Church and intellectual development
1,737
261.6
Church And Civilization [No longer used]
119
261.7
Church and civil government
1,889
261.8
Church and Social Issues
6,993
261.9
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17
261.80
299
261.81
17
261.82
9
261.83
Social Teaching
2,328
261.84
4
261.85
People by social and economic levels
450
261.86
3
261.87
War, Peace, and International Relations
465
261.88
Environmental Stewardship
119
261.89
1
261.830
48
261.831
1
261.832
Poverty & Social Justice
522
261.833
Crime and punishment
76
261.834
With Respect to Particular Social Groups
478
261.835
With Respect to Culture and Institutions
623
261.836
194
261.837
1
261.838
1
261.839
2
261.8340
2
261.8341
30
261.8342
By Age Groups
60
261.8343
By Gender
51
261.8344
Women
125
261.8345
Class
43
261.8346
Religious Groups
1
261.8347261.8348
Ethnic & National Groups
106
261.8349
1
261.83430
5
261.83431
9
261.83432261.83433261.83434261.83435
1
261.83436261.83437261.83438
2
261.83439

Works under MDS 261.8343

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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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