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Melvil Decimal System: 285.84

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Information
179,064
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
167,145
💭
2
Religion
436,901
🙏🏽
3
Social Sciences
912,661
👫
4
Language
121,346
💬
5
Mathematics and Science
288,882
🔬
6
Technology
666,318
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
658,667
🎨
8
Literature
877,170
📚
9
Biography and History
559,529
🗿
20
Religion
22,781
🌌
21
Theory
6,102
💭
22
Bible
72,903
📖
23
Christianity
58,564
24
Christian practice and observance
73,884
📿
25
Christian pastoral practice and religious orders
25,402
🐑
26
Christian organization, social work, worship
59,348
27
History of Christianity
22,531
🔙
28
Christian denominations
32,115
29
Other Religions
63,271
👓
280
Christian Churches and Sects
1,958
281
Primitive and Eastern churches
2,074
282
Catholic
8,857
283
Anglican and Episcopal
2,729
284
Protestant churches
2,259
285
Presbyterian; Reformed; Congregational
1,900
286
Baptists
2,946
287
Methodist
2,054
288
Unitarian Universalist (no longer used)
218
289
Other Christian sects
7,120
285.0
54
285.1
Presbyterian church in America
352
285.2
Presbyterian church in Great Britain
429
285.3
Cumberland presbyterian
4
285.4
United presbyterian
6
285.5
6
285.6
Minor presbyterian sects
8
285.7
Reformed {Dutch} church in America
149
285.8
Congregational
407
285.9
Puritanism
174
285.80
88
285.81285.82285.83
26
285.84
In Europe
20
285.85285.86285.87
In North America
35
285.88285.89
In the Pacific
6
285.840285.841
2
285.842
8
285.843285.844285.845285.846285.847285.848
9
285.849

Works under MDS 285.84

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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.

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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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