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Abridged Dewey Decimal Classification and Relative Index

Dewey, Melvil (Book - 2012 )
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An abridgment of Edition 23 of the Dewey Decimal Classification system for organizing knowledge represented in any form, including books, documents, and electronic records.
Authors: Dewey, Melvil, 1851-1931
Title: Abridged Dewey decimal classification and relative index
Publisher: Dublin, Ohio : OCLC Online Computer Library Center, Inc., 2012
Edition: Ed. 15 edited by Joan S. Mitchell ... et al.
Characteristics: lxvii, 1228 p. ;,25 cm
Statement of Responsibility: devised by Melvil Dewey
Notes: Includes index
Contents: Foreword by the Decimal Classification Editorial Policy Committee
Acknowledgments
New features in Abridged Edition 15
Introduction to the Dewey Decimal Classification: About the Introduction
Classification: What it is and what it does
History, current use, and development of the Dewey Decimal Classification
Overview of the Dewey Decimal Classification: Conceptual framework
Notation
Principle of Hierarchy
Classifying with the DDC: Determining the subject of a work
Determining the discipline of a work
More than one subject in the same discipline
More than one discipline
Table of last resort
How Abridged Edition 15 is arranged
Key features of the Schedules and Tables: Summaries
Entries
Notes
Number building
Citation and preference order: Citation order
Preference order
Manual: Arrangement and format of the manual
Relative Index: Arrangement and format of the Relative Index
Interdisciplinary numbers
Terms included in the Relative Index
Terms not included in the Relative Index
Options
Close and broad classification
More information
Glossary
Index to the Introduction and Glossary
Manual: Notes on Table Numbers
Notes on Schedule Numbers
Relocations and Discontinuations: Relocations
Discontinuations
Reused numbers
Tables: Standard Subdivisions
Geographic areas, and biography
Subdivisions for individual literatures, for specific literary forms
Subdivisions of individual languages and language families
Summaries
Schedules: 000 Computer science, information, general works
100 Philosophy, parapsychology and occultism, psychology
200 Religion
300 Social sciences
400 Language
500 Natural sciences and mathematics
600 Technology (Applied Sciences)
700 The arts
800 Literature (Belles-lettres) and rhetoric
900 History, geography, and auxiliary disciplines
Relative Index: Abbreviations used in the index
A-Z
Summary: An abridgment of Edition 23 of the Dewey Decimal Classification system for organizing knowledge represented in any form, including books, documents, and electronic records.
Additional Contributors: Mitchell, Joan S.
ISBN: 0910608814
9780910608817
Branch Call Number: 025.43 D519a 2012
Subject Headings: Classification, Dewey decimal
Topical Term: Classification, Dewey decimal
LCCN: 2011051152
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