Author(s): Adem DOGAN
The represantation in media of poverty that is a global problem, is an important debate issue. The main aim of this study is to evaluate represantation of poverty in media news and programs from the perspective of poor.The data of this obtained from the field research which performed on a sample group that 200 people living in centre of Elaz?. According to the results of the study, poor people in sample group are pleased about represantation of poverty in media. Poor people thinks that it is necessary to continue existing structure of represantation poverty because of they trust the media. Poor people especially trust news bad programs in television therefore they effected by this broadcasting. In line those data, poor people accept produced reality as actual reality.