The Newsletter 71 Summer 2015

Revolt or evolve?

Kai Chen

<div><strong>Reviewed publication</strong></div><div>Nick Cheesman, Monique Skidmore &amp; Trevor Wilson. 2012.<em>&nbsp;Myanmar’s Transition: Openings, Obstacles, and Opportunities</em>, Singapore: Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, ISBN 9789814414159&nbsp;</div><p>There are many myths about Myanmar that make it difficult for people to fully understand what is happening in the country, and what lays ahead. Through a mixed-method approach, <em>Myanmar’s Transition</em>, edited by Nick Cheesman, Monique Skidmore and Trevor Wilson, provides alternative ways to counterbalance some of the beliefs held about Myanmar.</p>