- Is guilt 'likely' or 'not certain'? Contrast with previous probabilities determines choice of verbal termsMarie Juanchich
University of Toulouse, France
Acta Psychol (Amst) 135:267-77. 2010..We conclude that verbal probability directionality has primarily an argumentative function, where positive phrases are selected when probabilities are contrasted with smaller p values, and negative when contrasted with higher p values...