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Melvil Decimal System: 365.65

Wording: Social Sciences > Social Problems, Social Services > Prisons; Discipline > Inmate Life > Not set

Dewmoji: ๐Ÿ‘ซ > ๐Ÿ—ฟ > โ›“ > ? > ?

0
Information
196,273
โ„น๏ธ
1
Philosophy and Psychology
182,817
๐Ÿ’ญ
2
Religion
463,619
๐Ÿ™๐Ÿฝ
3
Social Sciences
1,017,722
๐Ÿ‘ซ
4
Language
130,465
๐Ÿ’ฌ
5
Mathematics and Science
322,970
๐Ÿ”ฌ
6
Technology
751,859
๐Ÿ’ก
7
Arts and Recreation
695,838
๐ŸŽจ
8
Literature
929,792
๐Ÿ“š
9
Biography and History
592,368
๐Ÿ—ฟ
30
Social Sciences, Sociology, Anthropology
202,104
๐Ÿ‘ญ
31
Statistics
2,262
๐Ÿ“Š
32
Political Science
112,660
๐Ÿ‘‘
33
Economics
182,839
๐Ÿ‚
34
Law
111,069
โš–
35
Public Administration, Military Science
49,661
๐Ÿ‘ƒ
36
Social Problems, Social Services
132,653
๐Ÿ—ฟ
37
Education
136,853
๐ŸŽ“
38
Commerce, Communications, Transportation
37,000
๐Ÿ›ฃ
39
Customs, Etiquette, Folklore
50,621
๐ŸŽ‘
360
Associations; Institutions
760
361
Social Welfare in General
11,044
362
Social welfare / Social work
51,102
โ›‘
363
Other Problems And Services
35,781
๐Ÿ‘
364
Criminology
24,647
๐Ÿ”ซ
365
Prisons; Discipline
3,207
โ›“
366
Secret Societies (Freemasons, Knights Templar)
1,557
๐Ÿ™Š
367
Social Clubs
274
๐ŸŽ‰
368
Insurance
2,793
๐ŸŽฒ
369
Other
1,488
๐Ÿ‘“
365.0
81
365.1
10
365.2
Slavery as punishment
3
365.3
Resettlement as punishment
108
โ
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
365.60
283
365.61365.62365.63365.64
227
365.65
24
365.66
315
365.67365.68365.69
365.650
4
365.651365.652365.653365.654365.655365.656365.657365.658365.659

Wording

1922 Edition
Modern language
Emoji

"Far Friends"

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

None

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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