In defense of fishing

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Using an example from animal cognition, I argue that the problems of bias—inherent in choosing null hypotheses or setting Bayesian priors—can sometimes be avoided altogether by collecting more and better observational data before setting up tests of any sort.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)42-44
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Methods and Measurement in the Social Sciences
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1 Nov 2021


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