David Goodhart

David Goodhart is the author of Head Hand Heart (Penguin, £10.99). He tweets at @David_Goodhart

What, asks this new memoir-manifesto, are families for?

From its birth after 1945, to its death after 1990

More male nurses may not be enough to fill an existential hole

Journalist Jason Cowley builds a national identity from an excavation of incidents

The Upswing by Robert Putnam, with Shaylyn Romney Garrett

David Goodhart wishes The Critic every success