Abū ʿAlī Yaḥyā ibn ʿĪsā ibn ʿAlī ibn Jazla Date of Birth: Unknown Place of Birth: Baghdad Date of Death: June 1100 Place of Death: Baghdad
Like a number of other individuals in similar circumstances, Ibn Jazla was a Christian doctor practicing in Islamic society who converted to Islam and then wrote a refutation of his former faith. In this he followed the well-known ʿAlī l-Ṭabarī (q.v.) in the 9th century, and preceded Naṣr ibn Yaḥyā (q…
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“Ibn Jazla”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
Consulted online on 16 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_24170>