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Causal and Statistical Reasoning


Causal and Statistical Reasoning

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This is a free, online textbook/course that "examines the nature of causal claims and the statistical sorts of evidence used to support them." The site contains:  "1.approximately 20 content modules, 2.a repository of over 100 short case studies, and 3.a "Causality Lab" that allows students to simulate the work a social scientist does in trying to discover what causes what from data. 4.a cognitive tutor that teaches D-separation."The site "includes self-guiding materials and activities, and is... More
Material Type: Open Textbook
Technical Format: HTML/Text
Date Added to MERLOT: February 23, 2010
Date Modified in MERLOT: February 29, 2012
Submitter: Cathy Swift


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Primary Audience: College Lower Division, College Upper Division
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Language: English
Cost Involved: no
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Accessiblity Information Available: unsure
Creative Commons: Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 United States


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