this aspect of the movement seriously and think about its
significance. It therefore seems appropriate to relate our research on the English
context generally, and English folk music specifically, to the burgeoning literature
on the study of indigeneity.
No clear definition of the term seems to predominate, but the concept is of
great importance within a number of disciplines, including the fields of cultural
geography, internationallegaltheory and anthropology. The approach taken by
legal theorists stems from a pragmatic enterprise to establish