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because his cultural roots displays him as being the head of the household and holds a role of helping his wife make the right decision for the both of them. In this case study, Jessica’s aunt, Maria, utilizes the sentient, human and moral agency theories. It is evident that Maria holds a pro-life stance in this case as evidenced by her saying that Jessica should follow through with the pregnancy and allow what “God intends”. She is also displaying her emotions in this situation by praying and also being seen “wailing loudly”. This influences her recommendation for action because she believes it is necessary for Jessica to keep the baby in order to see what is in store for the baby’s future, while also demonstrating the importance of following her religion and faith. The role of Dr. Wilson can be seen as different compared to that of Maria, in that he is pro-abortion due to the medical and scientific facts. Dr. Wilson best utilizes cognitive theory in that he is influenced by science and the ethical principles provided by western medicine. As a doctor, Dr. Wilson is holds the responsibility of ensuring that