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Table 4 Summary of scale endorsement differences relating to Figure 1

From: Illness causal beliefs in Turkish immigrants

  F-values (df = 2, 866) t-values (df = 443)
  Belief Main Effect Somatic vs Mental Somatic vs Mental & Somatic Mental vs Mental & Somatic
INFECT: Infection/Infestation 271.003 24.833 11.783 11.213
PHTR: Physical Stress 454.583 34.773 14.153 15.653
PSTR: Psychological Stress 660.393 34.673 20.903 18.553
LITR: Life Events/Circumstances Stress 549.543 32.803 19.493 16.103
ORGAN: Organic Deterioration 442.003 27.193 10.303 14.703
ACCID: Accident Plus 238.493 17.633 6.933 23.933
FATE 49.293 4.283 9.313 5.623
OMEN: Ominous Sensations 26.302 7.263 4.843 2.902
CONTA: Contagion 12.642 3.272 1.58ns 4.692
RETA: Accidental Mystical Retribution 50.053 9.212 2.511 6.302
RETN: Non-accidental Mystical Retribution 88.273 12.093 7.713 5.723
MAGIC: Animistic/Magical 30.313 7.183 6.771 < 1.00ns
META: Metaphysical 161.483 18.073 9.613 9.003
  1. nsnot significant;1p < .05; 2p < .01; 3p < .001