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Melvil Decimal System: 299.67

Wording: Religion > Other Religions > By Region/Civilization > Of African Origin > By Particular Movement or Cult

Dewmoji: πŸ™πŸ½ > πŸ‘“ > 🌐 > ? > ?

0
Information
196,271
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
182,817
πŸ’­
2
Religion
463,618
πŸ™πŸ½
3
Social Sciences
1,017,722
πŸ‘«
4
Language
130,463
πŸ’¬
5
Mathematics and Science
322,970
πŸ”¬
6
Technology
751,858
πŸ’‘
7
Arts and Recreation
695,836
🎨
8
Literature
929,792
πŸ“š
9
Biography and History
592,368
πŸ—Ώ
20
Religion
24,447
🌌
21
Theory
6,689
πŸ’­
22
Bible
76,640
πŸ“–
23
Christianity
62,169
✝
24
Christian practice and observance
77,924
πŸ“Ώ
25
Christian pastoral practice and religious orders
26,715
πŸ‘
26
Christian organization, social work, worship
63,273
β›ͺ
27
History of Christianity
24,653
πŸ”™
28
Christian denominations
34,570
☦
29
Other Religions
66,538
πŸ‘“
290
Ethnic and Other Religions
912
πŸ‘“
291
Comparative Religion; Mythology (No Longer Used)
15,299
⚑
292
Classical religion (Greek and Roman religion)
1,756
πŸ”±
293
Germanic religion
398
πŸŽ„
294
Religions of Indic origin
16,412
☸
295
Zoroastrianism (Mazdaism βˆ™ Parseeism βˆ™ Mithraism)
217
πŸ”₯
296
Judaism
14,510
✑
297
Islam, Babism, Bahai Faith
9,105
β˜ͺ
298
Unitarian Universalism and Mormonism (No Longer Used)
114
πŸ•―
299
By Region/Civilization
7,815
🌐
299.0
3
299.1
Indo-European
441
299.2
Sumer, Assyria, Mesopotamia
157
299.3
Of North African Origin
470
299.4
Of Eurasian Origin
71
299.5
Of Asian Origin
1,268
πŸ…
299.6
Of African Origin
655
299.7
Of North American Origin
957
299.8
Of South American Origin
150
299.9
Other
2,718
299.60
34
299.61
[Mythologies]
12
299.62
Mythologies
15
299.63
Theological Conceptions and Doctrines
16
299.64
Religious Experience, Life, Ritual
22
299.65
Other Religious Practice
8
299.66
1
299.67
By Particular Movement or Cult
181
299.68
Of Particular Peoples and Cultures
74
299.69
By Particular Region of Africa
19
299.670
3
299.671299.672
Umbanda
2
299.673
Candomble
13
299.674
Santeria
28
299.675
Vodou
41
299.676
Rastafari
25
299.677299.678299.679

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1922 Edition
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MDS classes with significant recommendations overlap, excluding ones under the same top-level class.

MDSScheduleRatioCount
133Philosophy and Psychology > Parapsychology And Occultism > Specific Topics49.3197
13XPhilosophy and Psychology > Parapsychology And Occultism41.6208
1XXPhilosophy and Psychology8.5213

Related tags

(18) Africa (45) African American (29) African diaspora (32) Afro-Caribbean (23) Afro-Diasporic Religions (27) anthropology (203) biography (32) Brazil (28) Candomble (20) Caribbean (54) Cuba (16) culture (42) esoteric (18) ethnography (39) folklore (68) Haiti (206) haiti-voodoo (21) history (98) hoodoo (37) Jamaica (65) magic (57) magick (25) mythology (26) New Orleans (64) non-fiction (202) occult (109) Orishas (24) own (16) pagan afro-diasporic (35) paganism (16) Rastafari (42) read (18) religion (420) ritual (16) Santeria (130) spirituality (59) to-read (90) travel (20) voodoo (617)

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