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Dewey Decimal Classification

Dewey Decimal Classification


000  Generalities

010  Bibliography                

020  Library & information sciences  

030  General encyclopedic works

040                                                     

050  General serial publications

060  General organizations &

        museology    

070  Journalism, publishing

        newspapers   

080  General collections

090  Manuscripts & book rarities                       

100  Philosophy & related disciplines

110  Metaphysics                 

120  Epistemology, causation, humankind

130  Paranormal phenomena & arts

140  Specific philosophical viewpoints

150  Psychology                                 

160  Logic                                          

170  Ethics (Moral philosophy)          

180  Ancient, medieval, Oriental        

190  Modern Western philosophy                      

200    Religion                                   

201    201  Philosophy of Christianity

202  Miscellany of Christianity

203  Dictionaries of Christianity

204  Special topics of general

        applicability                                

205  Serials on Christianity                 

206  Organizations of Christianity      

207  Study & teaching of Christianity 

208  Christianity among groups of

        persons         

209  History & geography of Christianity

 

210  Natural religion                         

211  Concepts of God         

212  Nature of God                            

213  Creation                       

214  Theodicy                     

215  Science & religion       

216  Good & evil                 

217                                                     

218  Humankind                  

219  Analogy                                      

 

220  Bible

221  Old Testament             

222  Historical books of Old Testament

223  Poetic books of Old Testament   

224  Prophetic books of Old Testament

225  New Testament                           

226  Gospels & Acts                           

227  Epistles

228  Revelation (Apocalypse)            

229  Apocrypha & pseudepigrapha    

 

230  Christian theology

231  God              

232  Jesus Christ & his family            

233  Humankind                  

234  Salvation (Soteriology) & grace  

235  Spiritual beings

236  Eschatology                 

237                                                     

238  Creeds & confessions of faith    

239  Apologetics & polemics              

 

 

 

 

DDC 2

240  Christian moral & devotional

theology

241  Moral theology                           

242  Devotional literature    

243  Evangelistic writings for individuals

244                                      

245  Hymns without music                 

246  Art in Christianity                       

247  Church furnishings & articles     

248  Christian experience, practice, life

249  Christian observances in family life

 

 

250  Local church & religious orders

251  Preaching (Homiletics)

252  Texts of sermons

253  Secular clergymen & duties

254  Parish government & administration

255  Religious congregations & orders

256        

257

258

259  Parochial activities

 

260  Social & ecclesiastical theology

261  Social theology

262  Ecclesiology

263  Times & places of religious

        observance

264  Public worship

265  Other rites, ceremonies, ordinances

266  Missions

267  Associations for religious work

268  Religious training & instruction

269  Spiritual renewal

 

270  History & geography of church

271  Religious congregations & orders

272  Persecutions

273  Doctrinal controversies & heresies

274  Christian church in Europe

275  Christian church in Asia

276  Christian church in Africa

277  Christian church in North America

278  Christian church in South America

279  Christian church in other areas

 

 

280  Christian denominations & sects

281  Primitive & Oriental churches     

282  Roman Catholic Church

283  Anglican churches

284  Protestants of Continental origin

285  Presbyterian & related churches

286  Baptist, Disciples, Adventist

287  Methodist churches

288  Unitarianism

289  Other denominations & sects

 

 

290  Other & comparative religions

291  Comparative religion

292  Classical (Greek & Roman) religion

293  Germanic religion

294  Religions of Indic origin

295  Zoroastrianism

296  Judaism

297  Islam & religions derived from it

299  Other religions      

DDC 3

300  Social science

310  Statistics

320  Political science                          

330  Economics                                  

340  Law                                            

350  Public administration                  

360  Social problems & services

370  Education                                   

380  Commerce (Trade)                      

390  Customs, etiquette, folklore        

 

 

400  Language & history

410  Linguistics

420  English & Anglo-Saxon language

430  Germanic languages  German     

440  Romance languages  French       

450  Italian, Romanian, Rhaeto-Romanic

460  Spanish & Portuguese languages

470  Italic languages  Latin                 

480  Hellenic  Classical Greek            

490  Other languages           

 

 

 

500  Pure sciences  (Belles-lettres)

510  Mathematics

520  Astronomy & allied sciences

530  Physics

540  Chemistry & allied sciences

550  Sciences of earth & other worlds

560  Paleontology  Paleozoology

570  Life sciences

580  Botanical sciences

590  Zoological sciences

 

600  Technology (Applied sciences

610  Medical science  Medicine

620  Engineering & allied operations

630  Agriculture & related technologies

640  Home economics & family living

650  Management & auxiliary services

660  Chemical & related technologies

670  Manufactures

680  Manufacture for specific uses

690  Buildings

 

700  The arts                                     

710  Civic & landscape art

720  Architecture

730  Plastic arts  Sculpture

740  Drawing, decorative & minor arts

750  Painting & paintings

760  Graphic arts  Prints

770  Photography & photographs

780  Music

790  Recreational & performing

 

800  Literature

810  American literature in English

820  English & Anglo-Saxon literatures

830  Literatures of Germanic languages

840  Literatures of Romance languages

850  Italian, Romanian, Rhaeto-Romanic

860  Spanish & Portuguese literatures

870  Italic literature  Latin

880  Hellenic literatures  Greek

890  Literatures of other language

 

900  General geography

910  General

920  General biography & genealogy

930  General history of ancient world

940  General history of Europe

950  General history of Asia

960  General history of Africa

970  General history of North America

980  General history of South America

990  General history of other areas