How do we know if correlation ever equals causation?

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Ollie
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Re: How do we know if correlation ever equals causation?

Post by Ollie » Sat Jan 12, 2019 9:36 am

Trout wrote:
Sat Jan 12, 2019 9:02 am
Isn't all of our understanding of causation based on correlation?
No, it's called formal logic and theory.
Trout wrote:
Sat Jan 12, 2019 9:02 am
How can we determine if the process of inductive reasoning is valid?
Systematic experiment.

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