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Quote: Kaplan on Statistical Models

"The words 'model' and 'mode' have, indeed, the same root; today, model building is science a la mode." Quote of american philosopher Abraham Kaplan (1918-1993) appearing in The Conduct of Inquiry (Chandler, 1964) p. 258. Also to be found in Statistically Speaking the dictionary of quotations compiled by Carl Gaither and Alma Cavazos-Gaither p. 140
Date Of Record Creation 2007-04-01 12:10:50
Date Of Record Release 2007-04-01 12:10:50
Date Last Modified 2007-04-01 13:50:25
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Author's Name Abraham Kaplan
Author's Organization University of California, Los Angeles
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