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The Theory and Practice of the Dewey Decimal Classification System, 2nd Edition by M. P. Satija

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Use of Table 3: subdivisions for the arts, individual literatures and for literary forms

Abstract:

In explanation of the number-building for literary work both of creative and critical nature, this chapter explains the structure and divisions of the main class 800 literature in the schedules of the DDC. The content and use of the subtables 3A, 3B and 3C that make up Table 3 provide examples of number-building for individual literary works and literary anthologies in the same language. The class numbers for critical works, literary histories and world anthologies are assigned irrespective of languages or form. The algorithmic process for number- building of all types is demonstrated throughout this chapter, providing a clear example of how ...

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