November 13, 2009

Finding Leaders

In my work (academic and community) I’ve felt increasing disquiet about the number of times I’ve heard people call for a leader – someone who can take charge, someone who “we” can follow, someone will lead us from the wilderness, from the uncertainty, someone who will know what to do, and who will act in our interests …
November 21, 2008

Dr Steve Luke and Sociology at Canterbury – by Terry Austrin

I am speaking here today on behalf of the School of Sociology and Anthropology. Steve was an important member of our community and your loss, following the recent celebration of the award of his PhD, and the promised publications flowing from it, is also our loss.
November 18, 2008

Dr Steve Luke and Sociology at Canterbury – by Rosemary Du Plessis

For him this intellectual work was pure pleasure – a wonderful opportunity to exercise that exceptional intellect, to fire it up and get it moving.