This story is part of a series from NPR's Science desk called The these families: The adults had an extraordinary ability to control their anger.
Can Inuit Moms Help Me Tame My 3-Year-Old's Anger? . There are stories to get kids to listen to adults, wear hats in the winter, not take food.
It consists of telling stories to one another and illustrating these stories in snow .. were either childish versions of adult Eskimo folktales and myths or memorats.
a storyknife appears to be confined to the Eskimo girls living . Eskimo girls possessed a few storyknives although only one the adult men ever tell the stories.
Alma — have been labeled children's literature, although, as Houston pointed out, "the Inuit made no difference between children's stories and adult stories;.