Case Study on Moral Status

 Case Study on Moral Status

Case Study on Moral Status

PHI413 Ethical and Spiritual Decision Making in Health Care

Week 2 Assignment

Write a 750-1,000-word reflection on “Case Study: Fetal Abnormality” and other required topic study materials that answers the following questions:

What is the Christian view of the nature of human persons, and which moral status theories does it agree with? How does this relate to intrinsic human worth and dignity?

Jessica, Marco, Maria, and Dr. Wilson are using which theory or theories to determine the moral status of the fetus? What specifically in the case study leads you to believe that they subscribe to the theory you chose?

How does the theory influence or determine each of their action recommendations?

Which theory do you believe in? Why? How would that theory influence or determine the recommendation for action?

Remember to support your responses with the topic study materials.

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