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Melvil Decimal System: 378.742

Wording: Social Sciences > Education > Higher education > North America > Northeastern U.S. > New Hampshire

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Information
179,064
ℹī¸
1
Philosophy and Psychology
167,145
💭
2
Religion
436,901
🙏đŸŊ
3
Social Sciences
912,661
đŸ‘Ģ
4
Language
121,346
đŸ’Ŧ
5
Mathematics and Science
288,882
đŸ”Ŧ
6
Technology
666,318
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
658,667
🎨
8
Literature
877,170
📚
9
Biography and History
559,529
đŸ—ŋ
30
Social Sciences, Sociology, Anthropology
181,656
👭
31
Statistics
2,146
📊
32
Political Science
102,361
👑
33
Economics
158,992
🐂
34
Law
95,614
⚖
35
Public Administration, Military Science
45,493
👃
36
Social Problems, Social Services
119,924
đŸ—ŋ
37
Education
124,098
🎓
38
Commerce, Communications, Transportation
34,071
đŸ›Ŗ
39
Customs, Etiquette, Folklore
48,306
🎑
370
Education
24,388
🎓
371
Teachers, Methods, and Discipline
39,307
372
Primary education (Elementary education)
29,851
🚸
373
Secondary; Academic; Preparatory
3,711
🎒
374
Home education; Self Education and Culture
2,331
🏠
375
Curriculum
1,637
376
Education of Women
337
👩
377
Religious, Ethical, and Secular
792
378
Higher education
17,997
🆙
379
Public Schools; State Education
3,747
đŸĢ
378.0
1,535
378.1
Organization; Government; Location; Scope, field
7,984
378.2
Academic degrees and costume; College colors
194
378.3
Endowment of research; Fellowships; Scholarships; Student aid
630
378.4
Europe
1,137
378.5
Asia
147
378.6
Africa
90
378.7
North America
3,112
378.8
South America
123
378.9
Pacific
279
378.70
2
378.71
Canada
235
378.72
Mexico, Central America, and the Caribbean
69
378.73
United States
1,129
378.74
Northeastern U.S.
513
378.75
Southeastern U.S.
292
378.76
South Central U.S.
286
378.77
Midwestern U.S.
366
378.78
Western U.S.
55
378.79
West Coast U.S.
148
378.740
3
378.741
Maine
7
378.742
New Hampshire
22
378.743
Vermont
9
378.744
Massachusetts
143
378.745
Rhode Island
27
378.746
Connecticut
34
378.747
New York
126
378.748
Pennsylvania
87
378.749
New Jersey
43
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Wording

1922 Edition
Modern language
Emoji

"Far Friends"

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

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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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