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"The right of a nation to kill a tyrant in case of necessity can no more be doubted than to hang a robber, or kill a flea." -- John Adams
Professor John Adams of University College London, is a professor of geography and leading theorist on risk compensation and an environmentalist. His book Risk is an analysis of how humans assess and respond to perceived risks.

Adams spoke at the Shared Space conference held in Ipswich, UK in June, 2005, where in his talk titled "Risk Compensation versus the obedient automaton theory of human behaviour" he discussed how understanding risk compensation was essential to the understanding of why shared space principles work for the design of public spaces such as road layouts in towns.

He has also coined the term and written extensively on the phenomenon of hypermobility.

Adams has been critical of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change and has praised "reputable scientists who react sceptically to the “hockey stick” peddled by Sir John Houghton and the IPCC." [1].

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Total Books: 519
The Permaculture Book of DIY
2016 - The Permaculture Book of Diy (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781856232715
ISBN-10: 1856232719
Genres: Crafts, Hobbies & Home, Self-Help
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Papers of John Adams Volume 18 December 1785 - January 1787
2016 - Papers of John Adams Volume 18 December 1785 - January 1787 [Adams Papers] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780674545076
ISBN-10: 0674545079
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History
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John Adams Writings from the New Nation 1784-1826 Library of America 276
2016 - John Adams Writings From the New Nation 1784-1826 Library of America 276 [The Library of America] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781598534665
ISBN-10: 1598534661
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History
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A Defence of the Constitutions of Government of the United States of America Volume III
A Defence of the Constitutions of Government of the United States of America Volume II
A Defence of the Constitutions of Government of the United States of America Volume I
My Unique Investment Plan High Lifetime Income for Me - Fabulous Deal for My Renters
General Correspondence and Other Papers of the Adams Statesmen Papers of John Adams Volume 17 April-November 1785
Learning Kendo UI Web Development
2013 - Learning Kendo Ui Web Development (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781849694346
ISBN-10: 1849694346
Genres: Computers & Technology, Reference
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The Dragonfly Door - a Mom's Choice Awards Recipient
2013 - The Dragonfly Door - a Mom's Choice Awards Recipient (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781934066164
ISBN-10: 1934066168
Genre: Children's Books
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Playing The Fool
2012 - Playing the Fool (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781481003773
ISBN-10: 1481003771
Genre: Humor & Entertainment
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Driven to Resistance Volume One
2012 - Driven to Resistance Volume One (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781938822087
ISBN-10: 1938822080
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2012 - Brilliant School Governor [Brilliant Teacher] (Paperback)
Fat Quarterly Shape Workshop for Quilters 60 Blocks plus a Dozen Quilts and Projects
2012 - Fat Quarterly Shape Workshop for Quilters 60 Blocks Plus a Dozen Quilts and Projects (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781454702825
ISBN-10: 1454702826
Genre: Crafts, Hobbies & Home
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Papers of John Adams Volume 16 February 1784 - March 1785
2012 - Papers of John Adams Volume 16 February 1784 - March 1785 (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780674065574
ISBN-10: 0674065573
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History
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Three Operas The Death of Klinghoffer/ Nixon in China/Doctor Atomic
2012 - Three Operas the Death of Klinghoffer/ Nixon in China/doctor Atomic [Overture Opera Guides] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781847495488
ISBN-10: 1847495486
Genre: Arts & Photography
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The United States Constitution A Graphic Adaptation A Round Table Comic
In the Trenches Adventures in Journalism and Public Affairs
2012 - In the Trenches Adventures in Journalism and Public Affairs (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781462067831
ISBN-10: 1462067832
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
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Old Square Toes and His Lady The Life of James and Amelia Douglas
The Works of John Adams Second President of the United States
2011 - The Works of John Adams Second President of the United States [Cambridge Library Collection - History - Volume 10] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781108031660
ISBN-10: 1108031668
Genre: History
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Revolutionary Writings 1755-1775
2011 - Revolutionary Writings 1755-1775 [Library of America #213] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781598530896
ISBN-10: 1598530895
Genre: History
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Revolutionary Writings 1775-1783
2011 - Revolutionary Writings 1775-1783 [Library of America #214] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781598530902
ISBN-10: 1598530909
Genre: History
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2010 - Papers of John Adams Volume 15 June 1783 January 1784 [Adams Papers Series 3: General Correspondence and Other Papers of the Adams Statesmen] (Hardcover)
2009 - Histoire Dela Rpublique De Venise [French and French Edition] (Paperback)
2009 - Novanglus and Massachusettensis [Revolutionary War] (Paperback)
2008 - Papers of John Adams Volume 14 27 October 1782 - 31 May 1783 [Adams Papers Series 3: General Correspondence and Other Papers of the Adams Statesmen] (Hardcover)
2007 - Entre Nous (Other)
2004 - Absolute Beginner's Guide to Pregnancy [Absolute Beginner's Guide] (Paperback)
2004 - The Portable John Adams [Penguin Classics] (Paperback)
 
2003 - The Political Writings of John Adams Representative Selections [American Heritage Series New York, N.Y.] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
2003 - The Political Writings of John Adams Representative Selections No 8 [American Heritage Series New York, N.Y.] (Hardcover)Paperback
2001 - Build Your Own Home Theater [Second Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
2001 - Know the Game Archery [Know the Game] (Paperback)
1999 - How to Draw Disney's Tarzan [How to Draw Disney] (Paperback)
1999 - Managing Water Supply and Sanitation in Emergencies [Oxfam Skills and Practice Series] (Paperback)
1999 - Florida State Grant Programs 1999-2000 [Guide to Florida State Programs, 13th ed] (Paperback)
1999 - Life of John Adams [volume 1 - The Works Of John Adams] (Other)
1999 - Duplicate Letters [The Works Of John Q. Adams] (Other)Paperback, Hardcover
1996 - Archery [Know the Sport] (Paperback)
1996 - Sanitation in Emergency Situations [Oxfam Working Papers] (Paperback)
1995 - Risk (Hardcover)Paperback
1994 - The Economic Progress of India Peasants the Development Process and International Trade [Perspectives on Asian and African Development, No 2] (Hardcover)
1985 - Letters of Mrs Adams Wife of John Adams [Works of John Adams] (Hardcover)
1982 - Cases and Materials on Sale of Goods [Croom Helm study guides to commercial law] (Paperback)
1981 - The Legal Papers of John Adams [Adams Papers] (Hardcover)
1976 - London Midland Steam in Camera [Steam in camera ; 2] (Hardcover)
1976 - India the Search for Unity Democracy and Progress [New searchlight series] (Other)
1976 - Western Steam in Camera [Steam in camera] (Other)
1975 - We Dare You to Solve This 3 [We Dare You to Solve This, 3] (Paperback)
1973 - Discourses on Davila a Series of Papers on Political History [Studies in American history and government] (Other)
1972 - American Primitive [or John and Abigail] (Paperback)
1972 - Correspondence Between John Adams and Mercy Warren [American Women: Images and Realities] (Hardcover)
1874 - John Quincy Adams in Russia [American Biography Series] (Other)
1850 - Lives of James Madison James Monroe [The Works Of John Q. Adams] (Other)Paperback
Health and Illness [Professional Practice Study Units: Professional Development] (Paperback)
Different Lives Different Perspectives [Professional Practice Study Units: Professional Development] (Paperback)
Organising the Nation's Health [Professional Practice Study Units: Professional Development] (Paperback)
Nursing Competency [Professional Practice Study Units: Professional Development] (Paperback)
Nursing Ethics [Professional Practice Study Units: Professional Development] (Paperback)
Assessing Clients [Professional Practice Study Units: Professional Development] (Paperback)
Helping People to Learn [Professional Practice Study Units: Professional Development] (Paperback)
Health Promotion [Professional Practice Study Units: Professional Development] (Paperback)
Giving Others a Voice [Professional Practice Study Units: Professional Development] (Paperback)
Delwery of Care [Professional Practice Study Units: Professional Development] (Paperback)
Models of Care [Professional Practice Study Units: Professional Development] (Paperback)
Christian Good of Scotland [Scottish Layman's Library] (Hardcover)
Hebrew Prophets [Scottish Layman's Library] (Hardcover)
Lenten Psalms [Short Course S] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
Mosaic Tabernacle [Bible-class Primers] (Paperback)
Primer on Teaching [Primers for Teachers] (Paperback)
Evaluating Scotland's Social Inclusion Policy [Napier University Business School, School of Accounting & Economics, Research Paper] (Other)