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Melvil Decimal System: 365.430

Wording: Social Sciences > Social Problems, Social Services > Prisons; Discipline > Types of Prisons and Prisoners > Women in prison > Not set

Dewmoji: 👫 > 🗿 > > ? > ? > ?

0
Information
196,271
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
182,817
💭
2
Religion
463,618
🙏🏽
3
Social Sciences
1,017,722
👫
4
Language
130,463
💬
5
Mathematics and Science
322,970
🔬
6
Technology
751,858
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
695,836
🎨
8
Literature
929,792
📚
9
Biography and History
592,368
🗿
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
🗿
37
Education
136,853
🎓
38
Commerce, Communications, Transportation
37,000
🛣
39
Customs, Etiquette, Folklore
50,621
🎑
360
Associations; Institutions
760
361
Social Welfare in General
11,044
362
Social welfare / Social work
51,102
363
Other Problems And Services
35,781
👝
364
Criminology
24,647
🔫
365
Prisons; Discipline
3,207
366
Secret Societies (Freemasons, Knights Templar)
1,557
🙊
367
Social Clubs
274
🎉
368
Insurance
2,793
🎲
369
Other
1,488
👓
365.0
81
365.1
10
365.2
Slavery as punishment
3
365.3
Resettlement as punishment
108
365.4
Types of Prisons and Prisoners
683
365.5
9
365.6
Inmate Life
1,073
365.7
62
365.8365.9
By Region
868
365.40
23
365.41365.42
Juveniles in prison
61
365.43
Women in prison
107
365.44
Men in Prison
39
365.45
Political prisoners
404
365.46
Incarceration of the Mentally Ill
11
365.47
1
365.48
Prison Camps & Gulags
10
365.49
365.430
70
365.431365.432365.433365.434365.435365.436365.437365.438365.439
365.4300365.4301365.4302365.4303365.4304365.4305365.4306365.4307365.4308
3
365.4309
66

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