Skip to main content

Table 7 R 2 Change for independent contributions of loomingness and the vulnerability variables to fear of each animal

From: Understanding animal fears: a comparison of the cognitive vulnerability and harm-looming models

  Vulnerability variablesa Loomingnessb
High-fear animals   
   Spiders 0.50*** 0.00
   Cockroaches 0.47*** 0.00
   Snakes 0.35*** 0.00
   Rats 0.35*** 0.01
Low-fear animals   
   Ducks 0.41*** 0.00
   Rabbits 0.51*** 0.00
   Cats 0.50*** 0.01
   Guinea Pigs 0.20*** 0.01
  1. * p < 0.01. *** p < 0.0001
  2. a R 2 Change after controlling for Gender, Negative Evaluation, and Loomingness
  3. b R 2 Change after controlling for Gender, Negative Evaluation, Uncontrollability, Unpredictability, Dangerousness, and Disgustingness