I enjoyed reading Antonio Damasio's new book, "The Strange Order of Things: Life, Feeling, and the Making of Cultures.”
Below are my summary of the main argument of the book and explanations of some of the key terms in it. Italicized words in the summary are explicated in the explanations.
Life, Feeling, and the Making of Cultures
Damasio (2018) "The Strange Order of Things: Life, Feeling, and the Making of Cultures”
Emotions and Feelings according to Damasio (2003) "Looking for Spinoza"
A summary of Damasio’s “Self Comes to Mind”
'Feeling' of language as a sign of autopoiesis
Damasio (2000) The Feeling of What Happens
Another short summary of Damasio's argument on consciousness and self