She Said That? 5/17/18

From Martha Stout, American psychologist and author, The Sociopath Next Door (2006):

In northwest Alaska, kunlangeta “might be applied to a man who, for example, repeatedly lies and cheats and steals things and does not go hunting, and, when the other men are out of the village, takes sexual advantage of many women.” The Inuits tacitly assume that kunlangeta is irremediable. And so, according to Murphy, the traditional Inuit approach to such a man was to insist he go hunting, and then, in the absence of witnesses, push him off the edge of the ice.

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One response to “She Said That? 5/17/18

  1. Sounds like my old fraternity.

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