Vayda, Andrew P.

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VAYDA, Andrew P.

VAYDA, Andrew P. American (born Hungary), b. 1931. Genres: Anthropology/Ethnology, Environmental sciences/Ecology. Career: Professor of Anthropology and Ecology, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 1972-. Professor, Columbia University, 1968-72. Ed., Human Ecology: An Interdisciplinary Journal, 1971-77. Publications: Maori Warfare, 1960, 1970; War in Ecological Perspective, 1976; Methods and Explanations in the Study of Human Actions and Their Environmental Effects, 1996; Finding Causes of the 1997-98 Indonesian Forest Fires, 1999. EDITOR: (with A. Leeds) Man, Culture, and Animals, 1965; Peoples and Cultures of the Pacific, 1968; Environment and Cultural Behavior, 1969. Address: Dept. of Human Ecology, Cook College, 55 Dudley Road, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 08901-8520, U.S.A.