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Table 22 Summary of hypotheses and results

From: Psychology and morality of political extremists: evidence from Twitter language analysis of alt-right and Antifa

Variable Hypothesis Test Direction Significant
Certainty Extremists > Non-extremists ANOVA
Extremists < Non-extremists ANOVA
RWE > LWE Tukey’s HSD
Anxiety RWE > Others Tukey’s HSD ✗✗✗ ✗✗✗
RWE < Others Tukey’s HSD
Positive emotion RW > LW Tukey’s HSD
RW < LW Tukey’s HSD
Extremists > Non-extremists ANOVA
Extremists < Non-extremists ANOVA
RWE > LWE Tukey’s HSD
RWE < LWE Tukey’s HSD
Negative emotion RW > LW Tukey’s HSD
RW < LW Tukey’s HSD
Extremists > Non-extremists ANOVA
Extremists < Non-extremists ANOVA
RWE > LWE Tukey’s HSD
RWE < LWE Tukey’s HSD
Fairness LWE > RWE Tukey’s HSD
LWE > LW Tukey’s HSD
Harm avoidance LWE > RWE Tukey’s HSD
LWE > LW Tukey’s HSD
Obedience to authority RWE > LWE Tukey’s HSD
RWE > RW Tukey’s HSD
Ingroup loyalty RWE > LWE Tukey’s HSD
RWE > RW Tukey’s HSD
Purity RWE > LWE Tukey’s HSD
RWE > RW Tukey’s HSD