Medea is a typical Greek tragedy.

Medea's identity as a weak woman is emphasised at the very start of the play.

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This is especially true in the cases of Jason and George Tesman, main characters from the plays of Medea and Hedda Gabler, who display the folly of blindly adhering to aesthetic standards.

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Though she does display a positive role upon society with her fight against male dominance, Medea is a true villain with her ability to manipulate people and her thirst for vengeance....

These are the parties who are the central characters of the play and the plan unfolds into their lives, as well as how the two characters of Jason and Medea turn out to be tragic heroes....


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In the catastrophic Greek play Medea, by Euripides, the liaison between Medea and Jason demonstrates how both males and females assert power in the relationship and how incorrect usage of this supremacy leads to dilemmas....