Causation - 1/31/2011 Topic&ResearchQuestions ForWed: 1.

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1/31/2011 1 Causation 1.31.2011 Topic & Research Questions For Wed: 1. 3 tentative research questions for your semester project. May be related, or on completely different topics 2. Brief narrative explaining interest in the topic/s. Relationships Unrelated (lack of relationship) Associated Coincidental Causal Spurious Causation Most interesting type of relationship. Key to testing relationships between things/concepts variation! Types of variables Dependent: Y Independent: X Theoretical/substantive Control Types of Causation Direct Independent variable directly affects dependent variable. XY Types of Causation
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