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The Duty to Protect: Corporate Complicity, Political Responsibility, and Human Rights Advocacy


  • Florian Wettstein



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  • Florian Wettstein, 2010. "The Duty to Protect: Corporate Complicity, Political Responsibility, and Human Rights Advocacy," Journal of Business Ethics, Springer, vol. 96(1), pages 33-47, September.
  • Handle: RePEc:kap:jbuset:v:96:y:2010:i:1:p:33-47
    DOI: 10.1007/s10551-010-0447-8

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    1. John Ruggie, 2008. "Protect, Respect and Remedy: A Framework for Business and Human Rights," Innovations: Technology, Governance, Globalization, MIT Press, vol. 3(2), pages 189-212, April.
    2. Scherer, Andreas Georg & Palazzo, Guido & Baumann, Dorothée, 2006. "Global Rules and Private Actors: Toward a New Role of the Transnational Corporation in Global Governance," Business Ethics Quarterly, Cambridge University Press, vol. 16(04), pages 505-532, October.
    3. Hsieh, Nien-hê, 2009. "Does Global Business Have a Responsibility to Promote Just Institutions?," Business Ethics Quarterly, Cambridge University Press, vol. 19(02), pages 251-273, April.
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    1. Björn Fasterling & Geert Demuijnck, 2013. "Human Rights in the Void? Due Diligence in the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights," Journal of Business Ethics, Springer, vol. 116(4), pages 799-814, September.
    2. Prabhir Poruthiyil, 2013. "Weaning Business Ethics from Strategic Economism: The Development Ethics Perspective," Journal of Business Ethics, Springer, vol. 116(4), pages 735-749, September.
    3. repec:kap:jbuset:v:145:y:2017:i:3:d:10.1007_s10551-015-2889-5 is not listed on IDEAS
    4. Charles Anderton & Jurgen Brauer, 2014. "Economics and Genocide: Choices and Consequences," Working Papers 1409, College of the Holy Cross, Department of Economics.
    5. Nora Stel, 2014. "Business in Genocide – Understanding the how and why of corporate complicity in genocides," Working Papers 2014/28, Maastricht School of Management.
    6. Stel, Nora & Naudé, Wim, 2016. "Business in Genocide: Understanding and Avoiding Complicity," IZA Discussion Papers 9743, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
    7. Lutz Preuss & Donna Brown, 2012. "Business Policies on Human Rights: An Analysis of Their Content and Prevalence Among FTSE 100 Firms," Journal of Business Ethics, Springer, vol. 109(3), pages 289-299, September.


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