Correlation Is Not Causation - Not An Argument!

   

Stefan Molyneux

 

Published on Oct 26, 2015

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Question: "I’m skeptical of anyone who says with absolute certainty that A is directly responsible for B. There are far too many variables to say for certain whether spanking a child for their misbehavior impacts the child adversely. Correlation does not equal causation. Just as one should be skeptical of the “wage gap” between men and women, etc. Advocating something because you believe it can be admirable, but using flawed studies and statistics doesn’t make you right. "

The Facts About Spanking
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ONNRfflggBg

Peaceful Parenting Series: Raising Children Without Aggression
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLMNj_r5bccUwZY7RCZnS2e5-vjaA7wSNw

The Primordial Violence: Spanking Children, Psychological Development, Violence, and Crime by Murray Strauss
http://www.fdrurl.com/MurrayStraus

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