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Descriptor in English: Humanities
Descriptor in Spanish: Humanidades
Descriptor in Portuguese: Ciências Humanas
Descriptor in French: Sciences humaines
Tree number(s): K01
SH1.020.020.070
Scope note: Fields of inquiry in human constructs and concerns as opposed to natural processes and social relations. These are traditionally the study of literature, philosophy, and religion.
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
TD trends
DeCS UI: 6961
Descriptor UI: D006809
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2017/12/11
Humanities - Preferred
Concept UI M0010652
Scope note Fields of inquiry in human constructs and concerns as opposed to natural processes and social relations. These are traditionally the study of literature, philosophy, and religion.
Preferred term Humanities



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