1. Scenes and stories of remorse 2. Analysing remorse : a philosophical approach 3. Remorse and related emotion : a psychological approach 4. The interpersonal effects of remorse 5. Proving remorse 6. Remorse as a mitigating factor in sentencing 7. Absence of remorse as an aggravating factor in sentencing 8. Moral emotions and psychological interventions with offenders 9. Remorse and restorative justice conferencing 10. Looking forwards with a backwards-looking emotion.