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Melvil Decimal System: 327.53

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Information
184,385
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
173,011
💭
2
Religion
444,891
🙏🏽
3
Social Sciences
956,176
👫
4
Language
124,030
💬
5
Mathematics and Science
297,976
🔬
6
Technology
694,518
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
670,607
🎨
8
Literature
893,417
📚
9
Biography and History
568,807
🗿
30
Social Sciences, Sociology, Anthropology
190,537
👭
31
Statistics
2,165
📊
32
Political Science
106,480
👑
33
Economics
168,664
🐂
34
Law
102,287
35
Public Administration, Military Science
47,128
👃
36
Social Problems, Social Services
125,452
🗿
37
Education
129,324
🎓
38
Commerce, Communications, Transportation
35,199
🛣
39
Customs, Etiquette, Folklore
48,940
🎑
320
Political Science
38,916
👑
321
Political Systems
4,499
🎠
322
Relation of the state to organized groups and their members
4,952
323
Civil and political rights
11,817
🛡
324
The political process
10,852
🌭
325
International migration and colonization
4,056
326
Slavery and emancipation
653
327
International Relations
24,605
🗺
328
The legislative process
4,519
🗣
329
[Previously "Political Parties; Party Conventions"; No longer used]
1,611
🤼
327.0
1,013
327.1
Foreign policy and specific topics in international relations
7,100
327.2
Diplomacy
545
327.3
Ancient World
35
327.4
Europe
3,459
327.5
Asia
2,323
327.6
Africa
271
327.7
North America
5,600
327.8
South America
265
327.9
Pacific
495
327.50
32
327.51
China & Korea
814
327.52
Japan
246
327.53
Arabian Peninsula
67
327.54
Indian Subcontinent
341
327.55
Iran
63
327.56
Middle East
435
327.57
Siberia
2
327.58
Central Asia
39
327.59
Southeast Asia
173
327.530
17
327.531327.532
1
327.533
Yemen
4
327.534327.535
UAE; Oman
1
327.536
Bahrain; Kuwait; Qatar
17
327.537327.538
Saudi Arabia
18
327.539

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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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