Social SciencesA new group of people have been discovered who have not been exposed to any psychoactive drug. Which drugs would you bring to their island and which would you disallow? Rationale

Expert Answers
literaturenerd eNotes educator| Certified Educator

Outside of penicillin, I do not think that any drug should be brought to the island. Out of curiosity, why would one wish to subject them to psychoactive drugs in the first place? I believe that bringing a drug of this type would corrupt the population.

Outside of that, if they are like all other cultures, I am sure they have something of their own which functions in the same way as psychoactive drugs.

litteacher8 eNotes educator| Certified Educator
I don't know why you would want to bring them any drugs. If you brought them psychoactive drugs and they had no context for them, you might cause some real chaos. However, they may have some other method than drugs, such as mushrooms or poisonous toads.