Schizophrenia Research and Treatment / 2014 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Irony and Proverb Comprehension in Schizophrenia: Do Female Patients “Dislike” Ironic Remarks?

Table 2

Group differences in detection and appreciation of irony.

Healthy controlsSchizophreniaSignificance

All stimuliCertainty3,813,730.26
Meanness0,580,520.58
Funniness0,570,510.54

Literal stimuliCertainty3,813,850.59
Meanness0,090,150.26
Funniness0,220,150.43

Ironic stimuliCertainty3,793,670.21
Meanness1,020,770.24
Funniness1,090,760.10

Meaningless stimuliCertainty3,883,600.02
Meanness0,700,690.95
Funniness0,190,700.002

Correct answersCertainty3,843,820.70
Meanness0,560,490.55
Funniness0,570,410.16

Incorrect answersCertainty2,343,340.00002
Meanness2,230,720.000001
Funniness0,520,600.64

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