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Melvil Decimal System: 398.092

Wording: Social Sciences > Customs, Etiquette, Folklore > Folklore > Not set > Biography; History By Place > Folklorists

Dewmoji: πŸ‘« > 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
751,859
πŸ’‘
7
Arts and Recreation
695,837
🎨
8
Literature
929,791
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—‘
398.0
1,005
398.1
Primitive traditions
15
398.2
Folk literature
21,971
398.3
Real phenomena as subjects of folklore
750
398.4
Paranatural and legendary phenomena as subjects of folklore
969
πŸ‘Ή
398.5
Chapbooks
30
398.6
Riddles
231
😜
398.7
Jokes and jests
9
398.8
Rhymes and rhyming games
2,410
🎀
398.9
Proverbs
773
398.00
6
398.01
35
398.02
10
398.03
23
398.04
64
398.05
10
398.06
11
398.07
16
398.08
129
398.09
Biography; History By Place
699
398.090
2
398.091
4
398.092
Folklorists
41
398.093
Ancient World
1
398.094
Europe
280
398.095
Asia
60
398.096
Africa
27
398.097
North America
209
398.098
South America
25
398.099
Pacific
28
398.0920398.0921398.0922
3
398.0923398.0924
2
398.0925398.0926398.0927398.0928398.0929

Works under MDS 398.092

1–35 of 35 titles | covers | shelf

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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