We all want to discover who we truly are – but what happens when we don't like what we find?
Researchers have often fitted the evidence to their theories, rather than the other way round.
Class, culture and religion all play a part in how white voters feel about themselves.
When Pankaj Mishra describes a “postmodern collage rather than a coherent doctrine”, he inadvertently summarises his own book.
In the Darkroom charts the author's relationship with her transgender parent.
Kat Banyard's new book make a strident case against the sale of sex.
Books by Iris Bohnet and Dawn Foster take divergent views on the problem of how women are valued at work.
History written by men becomes men’s history. That's why we've started a new prize.
Newspaper proprietors find it relatively easy to opt out of public life but Desmond is a salesman to the core.
As Jon Ronson's new book shows, public shaming is cruel, random and effective - and it flourishes when we have lost trust in the system.
Wonder Woman is riddled with contradictions: sexless, yet sexy; strong, yet vulnerable; a feminist hero created by a man.
The Zombie PM
The doomed premiership of Theresa May