Eugene Long's scientific contributions

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The Mla Bri of northern Thailand are a small group of hunter-gatherers who settled into settlements in the late twentieth century. One of the four places they settled was Ban Bunyuen. In 2013, a demographic survey of the settlement was undertaken. This was combined with mortality data from the last 15 years to describe the changing demgraphics, and...
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The Mla Bri are a small group of nomadic hunter-gatherers (about 400) living in northern Thailand who since the 1990s have begun to settle in semi-permanent villages. Eugene and Mary Long are missionaries who have lived near the Mla Bri since 1982. Between 2005 and 2008, there were ve fatal suicides in this group, including four males and one femal...

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... The Mlabri's language is grouped in the Mon-Khmer subfamily of the Austroasiatic family [12] . The Mlabri have a strong tradition of endogamy, despite the fact that there has long been casual contact between the mountain-dwelling Mlabri and other remote groups of northern Thailand [13]. ...