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noun: failure or refusal to assimilate into a new environment or society
Western societies that tolerate barbaric 3rd world customs within their territory is an example of a maladaption.

In the movie STAR TREK: FIRST CONTACT, when the Federation defeated the Borg, that was a maladation -- at least from the perspective of the Borg (who I supported).
by Grammar is, Stupid July 29, 2009
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