Focus Questions: Week 6
Advice: If it is not evident in your answers that you read the textbook this week you will be docked points for having an incomplete answer. This does not mean that you should just blindly quote something from the text–it means you should read the text consider the arguments the text is making to or against a specific point and use the text to support YOUR answers to this week’s focus questions.
The NPR article about the prevalence of suicide in Greenland asserts that it isn’t the dark (in other words lack of a regular light and dark cycle of days the fact that Greenland has many dark no sunlight days in a row) that makes people in Greenland more likely to suicide.So what is it then? If it isn’t the dark that kills you what does increase suicidality in Greenland among Greenlanders specifically?