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Melvil Decimal System: 306.609

Wording: Social Sciences > Social Sciences, Sociology, Anthropology > Culture and Institutions > Religious institutions > Not set > Biography And History

Dewmoji: đŸ‘Ģ > 👭 > 🎏 > â›Ē > ? > ?

0
Information
196,271
ℹī¸
1
Philosophy and Psychology
182,817
💭
2
Religion
463,618
🙏đŸŊ
3
Social Sciences
1,017,722
đŸ‘Ģ
4
Language
130,463
đŸ’Ŧ
5
Mathematics and Science
322,970
đŸ”Ŧ
6
Technology
751,858
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
695,836
🎨
8
Literature
929,792
📚
9
Biography and History
592,368
đŸ—ŋ
30
Social Sciences, Sociology, Anthropology
202,104
👭
31
Statistics
2,262
📊
32
Political Science
112,660
👑
33
Economics
182,839
🐂
34
Law
111,069
⚖
35
Public Administration, Military Science
49,661
👃
36
Social Problems, Social Services
132,653
đŸ—ŋ
37
Education
136,853
🎓
38
Commerce, Communications, Transportation
37,000
đŸ›Ŗ
39
Customs, Etiquette, Folklore
50,621
🎑
300
Social Sciences
11,057
👭
301
Sociology, Anthropology
26,849
302
Social Interaction
19,588
303
Social Processes
18,912
304
Factors affecting social behavior
8,840
305
Groups of People ; Inequality
51,442
đŸ‘Ĩ
306
Culture and Institutions
50,909
🎏
307
Communities
10,864
🏘
308
[No longer used]
563
🤷
309
[No longer used]
3,080
🤷
306.0
6,942
306.1
Subcultures
359
306.2
Political institutions
2,173
306.3
Economic institutions
4,035
306.4
Specific aspects of culture
8,412
306.5
13
306.6
Religious institutions
1,249
â›Ē
306.7
Relations between the sexes, sexualities, love
8,500
🍑
306.8
Marriage and Parenting
12,294
💍
306.9
Death
569
💀
306.60
231
306.61
1
306.62
9
306.63
Christianity--sociology
20
306.64
4
306.65
8
306.66
18
306.67
11
306.68
18
306.69
118
306.600
4
306.601
8
306.602
1
306.603
3
306.604306.605306.606306.607
10
306.608
11
306.609
Biography And History
194
306.6090
4
306.6091
6
306.6092
Biography
13
306.6093
Ancient World
3
306.6094
Europe
57
306.6095
Asia
45
306.6096
Africa
9
306.6097
North America
37
306.6098
South America
2
306.6099
Pacific
11

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