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Melvil Decimal System: 391.2090

Wording: Social Sciences > Customs, Etiquette, Folklore > Costume, Cosmetics and Fashion > Costumes of women > Not set > Not set > Not set

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Information
179,064
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
167,145
💭
2
Religion
436,901
🙏🏽
3
Social Sciences
912,661
👫
4
Language
121,346
💬
5
Mathematics and Science
288,882
🔬
6
Technology
666,318
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
658,667
🎨
8
Literature
877,170
📚
9
Biography and History
559,529
🗿
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
🗿
37
Education
124,098
🎓
38
Commerce, Communications, Transportation
34,071
🛣
39
Customs, Etiquette, Folklore
48,306
🎑
390
Customs and folklore
1,412
🎑
391
Costume, Cosmetics and Fashion
4,285
💄
392
Family, Courtship, Marriage and Sex
1,428
👪
393
Social aspects of death
735
⚱
394
General Customs
8,068
🛃
395
Etiquette
2,728
🍴
396
[Formerly "Woman's Position and Treatment"; No longer used]
176
👩‍👩‍👧
397
Nomadic peoples (No longer used)
81
🐫
398
Folklore
29,340
🐉
399
Customs of war and diplomacy
53
🗡
391.0
1,639
391.1
Costumes of men
117
👖
391.2
Costumes of women
275
👗
391.3
Costumes of children
33
👶
391.4
Extremities: hats, gloves, sandals, shoes, stockings, etc.
606
👒
391.5
Hairdressing; Barbers
96
💈
391.6
Care of person; Bathing; Toilet
567
🚿
391.7
Ornaments and jewelry
89
💍
391.8
11
391.9
1
391.20
102
391.21391.22
2
👸
391.23
1
391.24391.25
1
391.26391.27391.28391.29
391.200
1
391.201
4
391.202
1
391.203391.204391.205391.206391.207
3
391.208
5
391.209
86
391.2090
21
391.2091
1
391.2092
2
391.2093391.2094
23
391.2095
4
391.2096391.2097
22
391.2098391.2099
391.20900391.20901391.20902391.20903
8
391.20904
13
391.20905391.20906391.20907391.20908391.20909

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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