Jerome (Jerry) A. Kroth Jerry Kroth was born in Detroit. He received his B.A. in Psychology from the University of Michigan and his M.A. from the University of Detroit. Before obtaining his Ph.D. from Florida State University, he taught for one year at the Anglo-American School in Moscow (where he met his wife, Anya). After completing his doctoral studies, Professor Kroth was a school psychologist-diagnostician in Wyandotte, Mich., and then assistant professor at Ball State University. He joined the faculty of Santa Clara University in 1974. His research interests include psychopathology, psychotherapy, and applied psychodynamics. His published works include several government documents, conference papers, academic articles, book reviews, and anthologies. He has authored several books, his most recent being Omens and Oracles: Collective Psychology in the Nuclear Age. He is also completing work on Charles Lindbergh and John F. Kennedy: American Myths of the 20th Century. Professor Kroth is a member of the International Psychohistorical Association. His most recent publication is an article on dreaming, trauma, and anxiety.