The effects of the concreteness of differently valenced words on affective priming.

@article{Yao2013TheEO,
  title={The effects of the concreteness of differently valenced words on affective priming.},
  author={Z. G. Yao and Zhenhong Wang},
  journal={Acta psychologica},
  year={2013},
  volume={143 3},
  pages={269-76}
}
This study aimed to determine whether affective priming is influenced by the concreteness of emotional words. To address this question, we conducted three experiments using lexical decision-priming task. In Experiment 1, positive-abstract (PA) and positive-concrete (PC) words were used as primes to examine the effect of the concreteness of positive words on… CONTINUE READING