Encyclopedia of Global Archaeology

2014 Edition
| Editors: Claire Smith

la Hausse de la Louvière, Philippe

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-0465-2_119

Basic Biographical Information

Philippe la Hausse de la Louvière received his B.S. in Natural Sciences, specializing in African fisheries ecology. He is General Manager of Les Moulins de la Concorde Ltd, an agro-industrial enterprise, and Director of other food-producing companies in Mauritius.

Major Accomplishments

He is founding President of the Mauritius National Heritage Trust and of ICOMOS Mauritius, President of Friends of the Environment, and former President of the Société de l’Histoire de l’Ile Maurice. He has also served in various positions with the Mauritius Museums Council, the National Environmental Advisory Council, and the Aapravasi Ghat Trust. Additionally, he was Member of ICOMOS Executive Committee (2006–2008), elected Member (2008–2011), and has served as Treasurer General since 2009. He is founding Vice-President of the ICOMOS International Scientific Committee on Fortifications and Military Heritage. His primary interests and projects involve heritage site...

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Further Reading

  1. Carman, J. & P. Carman. 2006.B loody meadows. Investigating landscapes of battle. Gloucestershire: Sutton.Google Scholar
  2. La Hausse De La Louvière, P. 1998. Coastal fortifications: proceedings of an International Conference on Coastal Fortifications held in Mauritius, 18th to 21st June 1996. Tamarin, République de Maurice: Heritage.Google Scholar
  3. - 2007. Les Bâtisseurs de I'île Maurice: pierres et patrimoine de Port-Louis: une découverte historique au plein centre de Port-Louis. Tamarin, République de Maurice: Heritage.Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of AnthropologyUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignUrbanaUSA