book chapters

  • Baumann-Pauly, Dorothée, Labowitz, Sarah, and Stein, Nate: “Transforming the Garment Industry in Bangladesh: Sharing Responsibility”, in Sustainable Fashion - Governance and New Management Approaches, edited by Sarah Margaretha Jastram and Anna-Maria Schneider, Springer, 2018.

  • Nolan, Justine. “All care, no responsibility?” In Corporate Responsibility for Human Rights Impacts: New Expectations and Paradigms, edited by Lara Blecher, Nancy Kaymar Stafford, and Gretchen C. Bellamy, 3-26. American Bar Association: 2014.

  • Nolan, Justine. “The Corporate Responsibility to Respect Human Rights: Soft Law or Not Law?” in Human Rights Obligations of Business: Beyond the Corporate Responsibility to Respect, edited by Surya Deva and David Bilchitz, 138-161. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2013.

  • Nolan, Justine, and Auret van Heerden. “Engaging Business in the Business of Human Rights” in Principled Engagement: Negotiating Human Rights in Repressive States, edited by Morten B. Pedersen and David Kinley, 153-170. Farnham, England: Ashgate, 2013.


working papers


teaching cases


research Briefs

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