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Face recognition and the Navon Task

I was looking at a Wikipedia article and discovered a claim that priming with Navon figures aides the recognition of faces, which seems like something that might be a clue to understanding prosopagnosia or a treatment for it, but then I noticed that this entire section appears to be based on the findings of only one study:  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Global_precedence#Faces