Table 1.

Mean (SE) retrieval responses as a function of emotion

Presented itemsNew items
Item-and-sourceItem-not-sourceMissCorrect rejectionsFalse alarms
Pictures
Negative0.61 (0.04)0.30 (0.04)0.09 (0.04)0.93 (0.01)0.04 (0.01)
Positive0.61 (0.04)0.27 (0.04)0.13 (0.02)0.92 (0.02)0.04 (0.01)
Neutral0.62 (0.04)0.17 (0.02)0.18 (0.02)0.94 (0.02)0.03 (0.01)
Words
Negative0.52 (0.03)0.28 (0.03)0.21 (0.02)0.79 (0.04)0.09 (0.02)
Positive0.54 (0.04)0.29 (0.02)0.20 (0.03)0.83 (0.04)0.08 (0.02)
Neutral0.52 (0.04)0.18 (0.03)0.25 (0.02)0.88 (0.03)0.06 (0.02)
All items
Negative0.56 (0.03)0.30 (0.02)0.15 (0.02)0.87 (0.03)0.06 (0.01)
Positive0.57 (0.03)0.28 (0.02)0.16 (0.02)0.88 (0.03)0.06 (0.01)
Neutral0.57 (0.04)0.17 (0.02)0.22 (0.02)0.91 (0.02)0.04 (0.01)