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Contradictions with Physical Needs within Plato's Tripartite Theory of the Soul? (Reason Rules?)

Aparently, Plato said reason should rule over emotions and appetites When googling the phrase, something about Plato's Tripartite Theory of the Soul comes up. In Republic [Book IX], Plato ...
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Does the typological psychology of the Republic apply to the characters in Symposium?

In the Republic, Plato lays out a psychological theory that includes a typology of polities and their corresponding citizens, which descend in order from Good to bad: Aristocracy, Timocracy, Oligarchy,...