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Re: st: A vvvvvery naive question about "controll for"
What's the relationship between statistical model and the real world?
Aren't social scientists supposed to explain the real world based upon
their statistical models? I'm still confused.
On 10/15/05, Chris Kopp <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> "Control for" in the social science lingo refers to the statistical
> model and not to the real world.
> hth, Chris
> On Oct 15, 2005, at 19:33, Sean wrote:
> > absurd conclusion that physicists should learn from social scientists:
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