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Melvil Decimal System: 394.265

Wording: Social Sciences > Customs, Etiquette, Folklore > General Customs > Special Occasions > Holidays > Religious holidays

Dewmoji: πŸ‘« > πŸŽ‘ > πŸ›ƒ > πŸŽ‰ > πŸ—“ > ?

0
Information
196,271
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
182,817
πŸ’­
2
Religion
463,618
πŸ™πŸ½
3
Social Sciences
1,017,722
πŸ‘«
4
Language
130,463
πŸ’¬
5
Mathematics and Science
322,970
πŸ”¬
6
Technology
751,857
πŸ’‘
7
Arts and Recreation
695,836
🎨
8
Literature
929,792
πŸ“š
9
Biography and History
592,368
πŸ—Ώ
30
Social Sciences, Sociology, Anthropology
202,104
πŸ‘­
31
Statistics
2,262
πŸ“Š
32
Political Science
112,660
πŸ‘‘
33
Economics
182,839
πŸ‚
34
Law
111,069
βš–
35
Public Administration, Military Science
49,661
πŸ‘ƒ
36
Social Problems, Social Services
132,653
πŸ—Ώ
37
Education
136,853
πŸŽ“
38
Commerce, Communications, Transportation
37,000
πŸ›£
39
Customs, Etiquette, Folklore
50,621
πŸŽ‘
390
Customs and folklore
1,503
πŸŽ‘
391
Costume, Cosmetics and Fashion
4,486
πŸ’„
392
Family, Courtship, Marriage and Sex
1,496
πŸ‘ͺ
393
Social aspects of death
785
⚱
394
General Customs
8,541
πŸ›ƒ
395
Etiquette
2,863
🍴
396
[Formerly "Woman's Position and Treatment"; No longer used]
184
πŸ‘©β€πŸ‘©β€πŸ‘§
397
Nomadic peoples (No longer used)
83
🐫
398
Folklore
30,626
πŸ‰
399
Customs of war and diplomacy
54
πŸ—‘
394.0
34
394.1
Eating, drinking, using drugs
1,611
🍴
394.2
Special Occasions
5,606
πŸŽ‰
394.3
Recreational customs
121
394.4
Official ceremonies and observances
124
394.5
Pageants, processions, parades
58
🎈
394.6
Fairs
44
🎑
394.7
Chivalry; Tournaments
67
πŸ›‘
394.8
Dueling and suicide
68
πŸ”«
394.9
Cannibalism
48
🍴
394.20
132
394.21
3
394.22
2
394.23
5
394.24394.25
Carnival
127
πŸ“Ώ
394.26
Holidays
3,995
πŸ—“
394.27394.28
3
394.29
394.260
54
394.261
Holidays of December, January, February
336
394.262
Holidays of March, April, May
174
394.263
Holidays of June, July, August
116
394.264
Holidays of September, October, November
475
394.265
Religious holidays
61
394.266
Christian holidays
1,141
✝
394.267
Jewish holidays
28
πŸ•Ž
394.268
Holidays of Specific Kinds
669
394.269
History, geographic treatment, biography
477
394.2650394.2651
1
394.2652394.2653394.2654
12
394.2655
1
394.2656
1
394.2657
7
394.2658394.2659
5

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"Far Friends"

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

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