Abū l-Aṣbagh ʿIsā ibn Sahl ibn ʿAbdallāh al-Asadī al-Jayyānī
Ibn Sahl Date of Birth: 1022-23 Place of Birth: Wādī ʿAbd Allāh (Jaen) Date of Death: 4 February 1093 Place of Death: Granada
Ibn Sahl is one of the most remarkable authorities of the Andalusī Mālikī school. His composition of a collection of legal cases entitled Al-aḥkām al-kubrā (‘Major legal judgements’) became an essential reference for Mālikī doctrine and legal practice. He performed several judicial functions,…
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Serrano Ruano, Delfina ,
“Abū l-Aṣbagh ʿIsā ibn Sahl ibn ʿAbdallāh al-Asadī al-Jayyānī”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
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