Keeping it in the family: why we pick the partners we do
An immigrant mother and her daughter finally explore the things they had left unsaid
Bad mothers and why they make a difference to cheetah survival
Maria’s skin tears open every day but, though her body is fragile, her will is formidable
Marriage should not come with any social benefits or privileges
Richard W Orange
We need a contract for co-parenting, not just for marriage
How to be a patriarch
Marcus Sidonius Falx & Jerry Toner
John Kaag & Clancy Martin
Fighting the tide: a Louisiana bayou couple’s 70 bittersweet years of marriage
Can surrogacy ever escape the taint of global exploitation?
A monk dedicates himself to giving unwanted children the childhood he never had
Books for life
‘Space to grow’: on being young, anxious and American in a Zen Buddhist family
Is motherhood gendered?
What family means to the world’s longest-married couple after 88 years together
The joys and struggles of living on the world’s most crowded island
How game theory can help you do a better job of parenting
Spare the rod
Tara Isabella Burton
Want less parent-child conflict? Follow the path of Confucius
Why mothers of tweens – not babies – are the most depressed
Lucia Ciciolla & Suniya Luthar
If babies were randomly allocated to families would racism end?
Howard Rachlin & Marvin Frankel
There is a better way to parent than the nuclear family
My secret life
What should geneticists do when they find out family secrets?
Amulya Mandava & Joseph Millum
Mary H K Choi
A temporary marriage makes more sense than marriage for life
Made to order
Is that my baby?