Thema Subject Categories 1.4

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V Health, Relationships and Personal development
Use all V* codes for: general adult titles. DO NOT USE: code ‘V’ itself, but select specific categories from section V*. Use all V* codes with: other subject categories and qualifiers where appropriate, in particular INTEREST 5* Qualifiers.
Prefer: codes from C*, J*, K*, L*, M*, Q*, R* for specialist works
VX Mind, body, spirit
Use all VX* codes for: Mind Body Spirit treatments for general readers only.
Prefer: codes from Sections J*, M*, Q* etc, as appropriate for specialist and academic works
VXA Mind, body, spirit: thought and practice
VXF Fortune-telling and divination
VXH Complementary therapies, healing and health
Class here: Naturopathy, naturopathic medicine. Use for: therapies and associated practitioners, including healers, naturopaths. Use all VXH* codes with: MX if content aimed at qualified medical professionals.
See also: MX* Complementary medicine and its subcategories
VXK Earth energies
Class here: dowsing, ley lines, Earth mysteries, sacred landscapes
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VXM Mind, body, spirit: meditation and visualization
VXN Dreams and their interpretation
See also: JMT Psychology: states of consciousness
VXP Psychic powers and psychic phenomena
Class here: ESP, popular accounts of telepathy, telekinesis etc.
See also: JMX Parapsychological studies
VXQ Unexplained phenomena / the paranormal
VXV Feng Shui and approaches to living space design and style
Class here: Vastu Shastra
VXW Mysticism, magic and occult interests
Use all VXW* codes for: popular works on the occult.
Prefer: QRY* codes for serious and academic works.
See also: QRYX* Occult studies and its subcategories

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