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Melvil Decimal System: 614.17

Wording: Technology > Medicine > Public Health > Registration and vital statistics > Marriage

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Information
183,829
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
172,351
πŸ’­
2
Religion
443,755
πŸ™πŸ½
3
Social Sciences
952,115
πŸ‘«
4
Language
123,707
πŸ’¬
5
Mathematics and Science
297,296
πŸ”¬
6
Technology
692,375
πŸ’‘
7
Arts and Recreation
669,452
🎨
8
Literature
891,726
πŸ“š
9
Biography and History
567,666
πŸ—Ώ
60
General Technology
6,663
πŸ’‘
61
Medicine
229,772
πŸ’‰
62
Engineering
113,470
πŸ”©
63
Agriculture & Animal Husbandry
64,632
🌱
64
Home Economics
125,409
🏠
65
Business
109,750
πŸ‘”
66
Chemical Technology
13,629
πŸš€
67
Manufacturing
5,473
πŸ“¦
68
Handicraft and Occupations
14,823
πŸ”¨
69
Building
8,754
πŸ‘·
610
Medicine
24,383
βš•
611
Anatomy
3,053
πŸ‘…
612
Physiology
15,673
πŸ’ͺ🏼
613
Health; Hygiene
29,082
πŸ’©
614
Public Health
5,851
πŸ₯
615
Drugs; Pharmacy
25,123
πŸ’Š
616
Pathology; Diseases; Treatment
88,796
😬
617
Surgery; Dentistry
18,895
😷
618
Gynecology and Pediatrics
18,611
πŸ€°πŸ‘Ά
619
Comparative Medicine; Veteraniary
305
🐢
614.0
94
614.1
Registration and vital statistics
939
614.2
State control of medicine
20
614.3
Adulterations: inspection of articles liable to affect public health; Pure food laws
76
614.4
Contagious and infectious diseases
1,800
😷
614.5
Contagious and infectious diseases: special
1,597
614.6
Disposal of the dead
35
⚱
614.7
Hygiene of the air and ground; Nuisances
116
614.8
Protection of human life from accidents, casualties, etc.
342
614.9
4
614.10
56
614.11
1
614.12
Deaths and death rates
19
614.13
Mortality at different ages
14
614.14
4
614.15
Morbidity
155
614.16614.17
Marriage
73
614.18
Divorce
9
614.19
54
614.170
3
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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.

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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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