Pub. date: 2006 | Online Pub. Date: September 15, 2007 | DOI: 10.4135/9781412952453 | Print ISBN: 9780761930297 | Online ISBN: 9781412952453 | Publisher:SAGE Publications, Inc.About this encyclopedia
Vayda, Andrew (1931–)
Frank A. Salamone
Andrew P. Vayda is retired from Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he was Professor in the Department of Human Ecology, Cook College, and Rutgers University. Vayda received his PhD in Anthropology from Columbia University. Vayda has maintained an interest in Popperian methodology and social science. He has taught numerous courses on the role of explanation and methodology in social and ecological science reflecting this interest in the work ...