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
VXQ Unexplained phenomena / the paranormal
VXQM Mythical and legendary beings, monsters and creatures
Class here: things such as giants, goblins, golems, griffins, mermaids, ogres, trolls, unicorns, yetis, bigfoot, etc. Use for: popular works about fabulous creatures. Use all VXQM* codes with: F* codes for stories that feature one of these creatures.
Prefer: JBGB or QR* codes for more academic studies.
See also: JBGB Folklore, myths and legends
VXQM4 Mythical creatures: Fairies, elves and similar folk
Use with: F*, JBGB or QR* codes as appropriate

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