Neopythagoreanism in the work of Johannes Kepler
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Cardona, Carlos Alberto
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In this article I argue that the methodology in the Johannes Kepler's work is guided by two principles of Pythagorean nature, they are: (i) sameness is made known by sameness, and (ii) harmony arises from establishing a limit to what is unlimited. By way of hypothesis, I present a general outline, which includes those principles, and I indicate how they are present in Kepler's investigations. I examine two particular cases in the light of that schema.
Harmony , Analogy , Control Instrument , Limit , Pythagoras