What role does “the ideal city” (Kallipolis) play in the overall argument of Plato’s Republic?

What role does “the ideal city” (Kallipolis) play in the overall argument of Plato’s Republic?.

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Answer one of the following questions: What role does “the ideal city” (Kallipolis) play in the overall argument of Plato’s Republic? Does Plato succeed in answering the challenges of Thrasymachus and Glaucon? Is Plato a feminist? Why does Plato reject democracy as an ideal form of government? Is he right? What role does “the cave” analogy play in the overall argument of Plato’s Republic?

What role does “the ideal city” (Kallipolis) play in the overall argument of Plato’s Republic?