how is the dewey decimal system parallel to the novel?
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At recess, Jem listens to Scout's complaints and tries to reassure her, explaining that Miss Caroline is introducing a new teaching technique which he calls the Dewey Decimal System. The system is a technique for classifying library material. I think a parallel might be the very clinical way people classify each other in Maycomb (race, social class, money....)