1. Doubts on the upsurge of the victim's role in criminal law / Ybo Buruma 2. Gearing justice action to victim satisfaction : contrasting two justice philosophies : retribution and redress / Ezzat Fattah 3. Compensation for victims of crime / Ian Freckelton 4. Victims' rights and restorative justice : piecemeal reform of the criminal justice system or a change of paradigm? / Marc Groenhuijsen 5. Against the pain of punishment : retribution as reparation through penal servitude / Hendrik Kaptein 6. Victims on view : are victims served by the principle of open justice? / Marijke Maisch 7. Victims and the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia / Asa Rydberg 8. The rights and needs of victims in the criminal justice process / Martin Wright.