It is also important to contextualize how many cases of autism could be accounted for if a causal link to SSRI proved true.
You would not necessarily know the causal factors, but you would know where to search.
It's almost as if there's no causal relationship between the two!
"The causal effects estimated in Meier et al. are likely to be overestimates and the true effect could be zero," Rogeberg wrote.
But as Justice Ginsberg pointed out in dissent, their causal nexus is so thin as to be basically nonexistent.
It affords no explanation of the facts of adaptation, and has no causal value.
Geoffroy seems here to be moving from a pure to a causal morphology.
Such observable sequences are causal sequences in the ordinary sense, and it is part of the work of Science to observe them.
But that they have any causal connection with the things around him is not to be conceived.
In considering the causal laws of psychology, the distinction between rough generalizations and exact laws is important.