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A lacto-ovo vegetarian of the 19th century, whose abstinence from meat was based on the belief that animals had a right to a complete and natural life
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Many early modern humanists also perceived startling correspondences between Pythagoreanism and Judaism.
The Ancestor of my Wisdom": Pythagoras and Pythagoreanism in Life of Apollonius', in E.
From this period arithmetic and geometry under influences of Pythagoreanism started to play irreplaceable role in Greek philosophy primarily because mathematics as opposed to philosophy was an exact science in which problems were posed in a clear and logical way and answers are clear and precise.
1) In this paper, he asserts that Plato's works have a 12-part structure and that this structure can be interpreted musically, there is evidence for Plato's Pythagoreanism in this musical structure, and ultimately that Plato's philosophy was 'fundamentally Pythagorean'.
Pythagoreanism treated all living things as kindred.
Gingerich lists only a few of the influences invoked: Pythagoreanism, the Cabala, Tibetan tantras, Heidegger, Mallarme, Ecclesiastes.
For a brief but insightful discussion of the symbol of the tetractys in Pythagoreanism, see F.
Alcmaeon s accuracy as a reporter on pre-Platonic Pythagoreanism seems undermined by Alcmaeon A12, however, which describes the soul as a self-moving number-precisely as in Xenocrates 165.
2) It is Pythagoreanism, as I will ultimately argue, that underlies the rituals of self-improvement and abstinence from meat that are mapped out in The Autobiography, and it is Enlightenment philosophy, with its anti-aristocratic foundations, that in turn links those rituals to Franklin's representation of the American War of Independence.
Since the 1970s John Dillon has been the leading scholar of Pythagoreanism and Platonism after Plato.
With this concept Pythagoreanism surely took a considerable step towards announcement of the immateriality of the formal principle of the world.
What is also contributing to the understanding of the term Ben at the various stages of its developments is the various non-Biblical literature, such as Hellenistic and Arab Neo-Platonic and Neo-Aristotelian theological and philosophical literatures, Hermeticism, Sufism, Pythagoreanism, and astrology.