Library of Congress Classification:Class B -- Philosophy, Psychology, Religion

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Class B: Philosophy, Psychology, Religion is a classification used by the Library of Congress Classification system. This article outlines the subclasses of Class B.

B - Philosophy (General)[edit]

  • 69-99..........General works
  • 108-5802.......By period (including individual philosophers and schools of philosophy)
    • 108-708.......Ancient
    • 720-765.......Medieval
    • 770-785.......Renaissance
    • 790-5802......Modern
      • 808-849........Special topics and schools of philosophy
      • 850-5739......By region or country
      • 5800-5802....By religion

BC - Logic[edit]

  • 11-39......History
    • 25-39.....By Period
  • 60-99......General works
  • 171-199....Special topics

BD - Speculative philosophy[edit]

BF -Psychology[edit]

1-990 - Psychology[edit]

1001-1389 - Parapsychology[edit]

1404-2055 - Occult sciences[edit]

BH - Aesthetics[edit]

  • 81-208.....History
  • 301........Special topics

BJ - Ethics[edit]

1-1725 - Ethics[edit]

  • 71-1185.........History and general works. (Including individual ethical philosophers.)
  • 1188-1295.......Religious ethics
  • 1298-1335.......Evolutionary and genetic ethics
  • 1365-1385.......Positivist ethics
  • 1388............Socialist ethics
  • 1390-1390.5.....Communist ethics
  • 1392............Totalitarian ethics
  • 1395............Feminist ethics
  • 1518-1697.......Individual ethics. Character. Virtue. (Including practical and applied ethics, conduct of life, vices, success, ethics for children.)
  • 1725............Ethics of social groups, classes, etc. Professional ethics.

1801-2195 - Social usages. Etiquette.[edit]

  • 2021-2078.......Etiquette of entertaining
  • 2139-2156.......Etiquette of travel
  • 2195............Telephone etiquette

BL - Religions. Mythology. Rationalism[edit]

  • 1-50...................Religion (General)
  • 51-65..................Philosophy of religion. Psychology of religion. Religion in relation to other subjects.
  • 70-71..................Sacred books (General)
  • 71.5-73................Biography
  • 74-99..................Religions of the world.
  • 175-265................Natural Theology
  • 270....................Unity and plurality
  • 290....................The soul
  • 300-325................The myth. Comparative mythology
  • 350-385................Classification of religions
  • 410....................Religions in relation to one another
  • 425-490................Religious doctrines (General)
  • 500-547................Eschatology
  • 550-619................Worship. Cultus.
  • 624-629.5..............Religious life.
  • 630-(632.5)............Religious organization
  • 660-2680...............History and principles of religions
  • 2700-2790..............Rationalism

BM - Judaism[edit]

  • 1-449..........General
  • 480-488.8..........Pre-Talmudic Jewish literature (non-Biblical)
  • 495-532..........Sources of Jewish religion. Rabbinical literature
  • 497-509..........Talmudic literature
  • 534-538..........Relation of Judaism to special subject fields
  • 545-582..........Principles of Judaism (General)
  • 585-585.4..........Controversial works against the Jews
  • 590-591..........Jewish works against Christianity and Islam
  • 600-645..........Dogmatic Judaism
  • 646..........Heresy, heresies
  • 648..........Apologetics
  • 650-747..........Practical Judaism
  • 750-755..........Biography
  • 900-990..........Samaritans

BP - Islam. Bahá'í Faith. Theosophy[edit]

BQ - Buddhism[edit]

BR - Christianity[edit]

  • 1-1725......Christianity
    • 60-67......Early Christian literature. Fathers of the Church, etc.
    • 115......Christianity in relation to special subjects
    • 130-133.5......Christian antiquities. Archaeology. Museums
    • 140-1510......History
      • 160-481......By period
        • 160-275......Early and medieval
        • 280......Renaissance. Renaissance and Reformation
        • 290-481......Modern period
          • 323.5-334.2......Luther, Martin
    • 500-1510......By region or country
    • 1600-1609......Persecution. Martyrs
    • 1609.5......Dissent
    • 1610......Tolerance and toleration
    • 1615-1617......Liberalism
    • 1620......Sacrilege (History)
    • 1690-1725......Biography

BS - The Bible[edit]

BT - Doctrinal Theology[edit]

BV - Practical Theology[edit]

BX - Christian Denominations[edit]

Sources[edit]

Library of Congress Classification Outline

Further reading[edit]